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Engelsk substantiv: cheat

1. cheat (om plante) weedy annual grass often occurs in grainfields and other cultivated land; seeds sometimes considered poisonous


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)bearded darnel, darnel, Lolium temulentum, tare


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkrye grass, ryegrass

2. cheat (om plante) weedy annual native to Europe but widely distributed as a weed especially in wheat


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)Bromus secalinus, chess


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbrome, bromegrass

3. cheat (om person) someone who leads you to believe something that is not true


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)beguiler, cheater, deceiver, slicker, trickster


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkoffender, wrongdoer


Mere spesifikke uttrykkbetrayer, bluffer, charlatan, chiseler, chiseller, counterfeiter, decoy, defalcator, defrauder, dissembler, dissimulator, dodger, double-crosser, double-dealer, embezzler, fake, faker, falsifier, figurehead, finagler, forger, fortune hunter, four-flusher, fox, fraud, front, front man, gouger, grifter, hypocrite, imitator, impersonator, imposter, impostor, liar, misleader, mountebank, nominal head, obscurantist, peculator, phoney, phony, pretender, pretender, prevaricator, pseud, pseudo, role player, sandbagger, scammer, sham, shammer, slyboots, steerer, straw man, strawman, swindler, traitor, two-timer, two-timer, utterer, wangler

4. cheat (om handling) the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThat book is a fraud.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)rig, swindle


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkfraud


Mere spesifikke uttrykkbunco, bunco game, bunko, bunko game, con, con game, confidence game, confidence trick, cozenage, flimflam, gyp, holdout, hustle, pyramiding, scam, shell game, sting, swiz, thimblerig

5. cheat (om handling) a deception for profit to yourself


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)cheating


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkdeceit, deception, dissembling, dissimulation


Mere spesifikke uttrykkgerrymander


Engelsk verb: cheat

1. cheat (om adferd) deprive somebody of something by deceit


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe con-man beat me out of $50.
This salesman ripped us off!.
We were cheated by their clever-sounding scheme.
They chiseled me out of my money.


Eksempler på anvendelseSam cannot cheat Sue , They cheat him of all his money


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)chisel, rip off


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody of something


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkvictimise, victimize


Mere spesifikke uttrykkbeat, beguile, bilk, bunco, bunk, con, cozen, defraud, diddle, fleece, gazump, gazump, gip, goldbrick, gyp, hoodwink, hook, hornswoggle, juggle, mulct, nobble, overcharge, pluck, plume, rob, rook, scam, short-change, soak, surcharge, swindle, victimize, welch, welsh, whipsaw


Kan forårsakecozen, deceive, delude, lead on

2. cheat (om konkurranse) defeat someone through trickery or deceit


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)chicane, chouse, jockey, screw, shaft


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbeat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish

3. cheat (om adferd) engage in deceitful behavior; practice trickery or fraud


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWho's chiseling on the side?.


Eksempler på anvendelseSam and Sue cheat


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)chisel


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcozen, deceive, delude, lead on


Mere spesifikke uttrykkcook, cozen, crib, fake, falsify, fudge, job, manipulate, misrepresent, rig, set up, shark, wangle

4. cheat (om adferd) be sexually unfaithful to one's partner in marriage


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe cheats on her husband.
Might her husband be wandering?.


Eksempler på anvendelseSam cannot cheat Sue


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)betray, cheat on, cuckold, wander


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcozen, deceive, delude, lead on


Mere spesifikke uttrykkfool around, play around, two-time









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