Synonyms for fleecing
- jerk around
- rip off
- rope in
- run a game on
- sell a bill of goods
- take for a ride
- take to the cleaners
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FLEECING
It was beastly to think of fleecing the girls, don't you know.
Commend me to the French hotel-proprietor for fleecing you in cold blood.
And all the way, never a hotel for the fleecing of the foreigner!
The house is then used for the fleecing of another novice; and so on.
He said that fleecing me would be child's play for the merest beginner.
He was further accused of fleecing the country for his own profit.
A monopoly, that never neglects an opportunity for fleecing the public.
The giant came headlong, and there he is fleecing his head and neck in the thorns.
He was not a lamb among wolves, by any means, but the fleecing he got suggested that.
He is coining money and fleecing people most scandalously; child now luckily in hospital; spoke strongly to parents on the point.