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synonyms for swindle
- crooked deal
- dirty pool
- double cross
- fast one
- fast shuffle
- shady deal
- sharp practice
- shell game
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How to use swindle in a sentence
Flimflam felt better in the mouth than swindle, and rubberneck was a more agreeable verb than crane.From ‘Scientist’ to ‘Spam,’ the Surprisingly Playful Origins of English Words | Ralph Keyes | April 1, 2021 | Time
An illegal stock tip is not the same thing as a swindle; but $68 million buys a lot of basketballs and BB guns.
Another way of looking at it: How many Bernard Madoffs would it take to swindle the US taxpayer out of $1.2 trillion?
I know where it claims to be, and I know it is just one big swindle from beginning to end.The Sunbridge Girls at Six Star Ranch | Eleanor H. (Eleanor Hodgman) Porter
He said it was a bad swindle and he knew many others who had lost their money, too, which I thought would please you.The Sunbridge Girls at Six Star Ranch | Eleanor H. (Eleanor Hodgman) Porter
Bois l'Hery's horses were unsound, Schwalbach's gallery was a swindle, Moessard's articles a recognised blackmail.The Nabob | Alphonse Daudet
The whole thing was a cleverly-planned swindle, and unless you can get the bonds back you'll be out the money.The Rover Boys on the Farm | Arthur M. Winfield (AKA Edward Stratemeyer)
That is true, too,—although I somehow think Merrick is the prime mover in this swindle.The Rover Boys on the Farm | Arthur M. Winfield (AKA Edward Stratemeyer)
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