Synonyms for confidence man
- clip artist
- con artist
- scam artist
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CONFIDENCE MAN
Her skin was smooth as a confidence man and clear as boarding-house soup.
The Confidence Man saw them pass through the iron gate into the lobby.
He might easily have passed for a gambler, confidence man, or race-horse tout.
You must make an example, or you'll have every confidence man in town working you.
But he will be a confidence man of the most subtle character.
"In matters of business I take no one's word," chuckled the confidence man.
This Mr. Waterbury may be a very good man, but, on the other hand, he may be a confidence man.
I can prove beyond any doubt whatever that this fellow is a confidence man and a swindler.
There are professional criminals of a different grade, like the forger and the confidence man.
An illustration from actual life will serve to bring the caption of this chapter—the Confidence Man—out in bold relief.