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bunko

See definition of bunko on Dictionary.com
  • as inconfidence game
  • as incon game

synonyms for bunko

  • Ponzi
  • bait and switch
  • boiler room
  • bunco game
  • con
  • con game
  • confidence trick
  • flimflam
  • hustle
  • racket
  • ripoff
  • shell game
  • skin game
  • sting
  • swindle
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How to use bunko in a sentence

"He's goin' to call in his bunko-men and take that boat," bleated Mr. Butts to Colonel Ward.
THE SKIPPER AND THE SKIPPEDHOLMAN DAY
He cited the operations of bunko swindlers, gamblers and bandits and declared that the city was "wide open."
SPRING STREETJAMES H. RICHARDSON
There were no burglaries, gambling, picking of pockets, bunko swindling or handbook betting.
SPRING STREETJAMES H. RICHARDSON
He tries to tell me that this minin' business is all a bunko game, and that there's a paper out for the boss.
TORCHYSEWELL FORD
Pa says he thinks I was cut out for a bunko steerer, and I may look for that kind of a job.
PECK'S BAD BOY AND HIS PAGEORGE W. PECK
Say, you give me back my eighteen dollars, or I'll——You'll try your bunko game on me, will you?
TORCHYSEWELL FORD
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WORDS RELATED TO BUNKO

  • Ponzi
  • bait and switch
  • boiler room
  • bunco game
  • bunko
  • con
  • con job
  • confidence trick
  • flimflam
  • hustle
  • racket
  • ripoff
  • shell game
  • skin game
  • sting
  • swindle
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.