swindler

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Schwindler, 1774.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈswɪnd.lə(ɹ)/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪlə(ɹ)

Noun[edit]

swindler (plural swindlers)

  1. A person who swindles, cheats or defrauds.
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:deceiver, Thesaurus:fraudster

Translations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Douglas Harper (2001–2022), “swindler”, in Online Etymology Dictionary.

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