swizz

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Possible alteration of swindle, early 20th c.

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swizz (plural swizzes)

  1. (Britain, informal) A swindle, disappointment.
    That packet only had ten sweets in it; what a swizz.

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swizz (third-person singular simple present swizzes, present participle swizzing, simple past and past participle swizzed)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To swindle.

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