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take to the cleaners

see definition of take to the cleaners
  • as inswindle
  • as inwelsh
  • as indefraud
  • as infleece
  • as inhoodwink
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Synonyms for take to the cleaners

verb cheat, steal
  • bilk
  • con
  • deceive
  • defraud
  • dupe
  • extort
  • fleece
  • gouge
  • hoodwink
  • overcharge
  • victimize
  • bamboozle
  • beat
  • clip
  • cozen
  • diddle
  • do
  • flimflam
  • fool
  • frame
  • fudge
  • gull
  • pluck
  • rook
  • sandbag
  • scam
  • shaft
  • stiff
  • sting
  • sucker
  • trick
  • trim
  • pull a fast one
  • put one over on
  • rip off
  • run a game on
  • sell a bill of goods
  • set up
  • take for a ride
  • take to the cleaners

Antonyms for take to the cleaners

  • be honest
  • give
  • help
  • destroy
  • lose
  • donate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to take to the cleaners

fleece

verb. plunder, steal

fleeced

verb. plunder, steal

fleecing

verb. plunder, steal

hoodwink

verb. deceive

hoodwinked

verb. deceive

hoodwinking

verb. deceive
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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