grift

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grift (plural grifts)

  1. a confidence game or swindle.
    as in "What's the Grift?" or "What are you trying to pull?"

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grift (third-person singular simple present grifts, present participle grifting, simple past and past participle grifted)

  1. (transitive) To obtain illegally, as by con game.
  2. (intransitive) To obtain money illegally.