He had been vanquished, cheated, scorned, shamefully flouted.
He does not look upon it as a sin, as carrying any dishonor; he may be cheated, but he cheats no man.
He did not intend to be cheated out of his fun by any orders that "Straw-nose" should give him.
Perhaps, as you say, he has been guilty of something worse, and has cheated his partners.
Most of the boys felt as ...