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To defraud, cheat, or swindle:
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  1. To defraud, cheat, or swindle:
  2. To do someone out of their due; to deceive or defraud, to cheat (someone).
  3. To get away without paying (a debt, etc.)
To deprive of or destroy the effect of through error or ignorance
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  1. To deprive of or destroy the effect of through error or ignorance
  2. To foil or escape by tricks or by good luck
  3. (Sports) To position oneself closer to a certain area than is normal or expected:
To persuade or induce to do something by cajoling or wheedling.
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  1. To persuade or induce to do something by cajoling or wheedling.
  2. To mislead by means of a petty trick or fraud; deceive.
  3. (Archaic) To cheat; to defraud; to beguile; to deceive, usually by small arts, or in a pitiful way.
To take something from by fraud; swindle:
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  1. To take something from by fraud; swindle:
To cheat or trick; dupe
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  1. To cheat or trick; dupe
To punish by a fine or by depriving of something
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  1. To punish by a fine or by depriving of something
  2. To extract (money, etc.) from (someone), as by fraud or deceit
  3. To take something from (another) by means of unseemly or deceptive methods.
(Obsolete) To squat; to ruck.
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  1. (Obsolete) To squat; to ruck.
  2. To swindle, cheat, defraud, etc.
  3. To swindle; cheat:
To engage in swindling others
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  1. To engage in swindling others
  2. To practice fraud as a means of obtaining money or property.
  3. To get money or property from (another) under false pretenses; cheat; defraud
To make someone a victim or sacrifice.
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  1. To make someone a victim or sacrifice.
  2. To subject to cruel or harmful treatment
  3. To injure or kill.
To get (something) in this way
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  1. To get (something) in this way
  2. To intrude oneself without welcome:
  3. (Informal) To take advantage of by cheating, sponging, etc.
(Informal) To trick, swindle, or cheat
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  1. (Informal) To trick, swindle, or cheat
To start growing; root or germinate:
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  1. To start growing; root or germinate:
  2. To carry in one's possession:
  3. To convey by transportation:
(Nautical) To adjust (the sails and yards) so that they receive the wind properly.
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  1. (Nautical) To adjust (the sails and yards) so that they receive the wind properly.
  2. To defeat soundly:
  3. To change one's opinions or viewpoint so as to satisfy opposing factions, etc.; compromise
To take place; happen:
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  1. To take place; happen:
  2. To take place; go on
  3. (Slang) To take (drugs) illegally:
(Informal) To swindle; cheat
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  1. (Informal) To swindle; cheat
  2. To deprive (another) of something by fraud; cheat or swindle.
To become fixed, blocked, lodged, etc. as by an obstacle
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  1. To become fixed, blocked, lodged, etc. as by an obstacle
  2. To become or remain attached or in close association; cling:
  3. To become stopped or delayed; come to a standstill
To have, use, or wound with a sharp-pointed structure or organ:
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  1. To have, use, or wound with a sharp-pointed structure or organ:
  2. To cause a sharp, smarting pain:
  3. To cause or feel sharp, smarting pain, either physical or mental
To live by begging and scavenging from place to place. Often used with around.
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  1. To live by begging and scavenging from place to place. Often used with around.
  2. To live as a bum or vagrant
  3. To pass time idly; loaf. Often used with around.
To pass (time) without doing anything:
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  1. To pass (time) without doing anything:
  2. To move slowly or without purpose:
  3. To move slowly or aimlessly; loaf
To pass time relaxing.
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  1. To pass time relaxing.
  2. To be idle; loaf:
  3. To be lazy or idle; loaf
To pass time at leisure; idle.
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  1. To pass time at leisure; idle.
  2. (Intransitive) To do nothing, to be idle.
  3. (Cockney rhyming slang) To headbutt, (from loaf of bread)
To stand idly about; linger without any purpose.
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  1. To stand idly about; linger without any purpose.
  2. (--- Law) To violate a law or ordinance that prohibits persons from remaining in a given location without a clear purpose for an extended period of time, especially when behaving in a manner indicating a possible threat to persons or property in the vicinity.
  3. To proceed slowly or with many stops:
To spend by lounging
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  1. To spend by lounging
  2. To pass (time) in a lazy, relaxed, or idle way:
  3. To move or act in a lazy, relaxed way; loll:
To avoid or neglect (a duty or responsibility).
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  1. To avoid or neglect (a duty or responsibility).
  2. To neglect or evade doing (something that should be done)
  3. To neglect or evade work, duty, etc.
To shirk one's assigned duties or responsibilities.
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  1. To shirk one's assigned duties or responsibilities.
  2. (US slang, dated) To shirk or malinger
  3. (Mil. Slang) To shirk a duty or avoid work; loaf
To make a silly mistake; blunder:
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  1. To make a silly mistake; blunder:
  2. To spoil, as through clumsiness; bungle. Usually used with up:
  3. To waste or kill time:
Find another word for diddle. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for diddle, like: bilk, cheat, cozen, defraud, gull, mulct, rook, swindle, victimize, chisel and flimflam.