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  Words related to chisel

Related / Similar Words: cheat, rip off

 

Definition:
  • an edge tool with a flat steel blade with a cutting edge;
  • carve with a chisel; "chisel the marble";
  • deprive somebody of something by deceit; "The 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";
  • engage in deceitful behavior; practice trickery or fraud; "Who''s chiseling on the side?";

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    Hyponyms: burin, cold chisel, set chisel, drove, drove chisel, firmer chisel, ripping chisel, wood chisel, gazump, cozen, overcharge, soak, surcharge, fleece, plume, pluck, rob, hook, victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick, nobble, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, con, bilk, beat, bunk, whipsaw, welsh, juggle, beguile, hoodwink, job, shark, rig, set up, crib, fudge, manipulate, fake, falsify, cook, wangle, misrepresent

     

    Entailments: deceive, lead on, delude, cozen

     

    Derivational Morphology: swindler, chiseller, chiseler, gouger, scammer, grifter, sharper, sharpie, sharpy, heist, rip-off, cheat, cheating, deceiver, cheater, trickster, beguiler, slicker

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: daltë   Armenian: դուր  
    Bosnian: dlijeto   Catalan: cisell  
    Croatian: dlijeto   Dutch: beitel  
    German: Meißel   Hebrew: אזמל  
    Hungarian: véső   Italian: scalpello  
    Maltese: furmatur   Polish: dłuto  
    Romanian: daltă   Russian: долото  
    Slovak: dlato   Slovenian: dleto  
    Spanish: formón   Telugu: శానం  
     
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