To get money or something else from by deceitful trickery
An act of cheating
It was a swindle, and not at all like the conduct of a great man!
The English will only use their position to swindle the Transvaal of its proper receipts."
The German feudal lords he pronounced hangmen, who knew only how to swindle the poor man - " such fellows were formerly called scoundrels, but now we must call them ` Christians and revered princes.'
He denounced the Kansas-Nebraska Bill as in every respect a swindle, and held its authors, Stephen A.
These so-called opportunities are never anything other than efforts to swindle money out of the people who are persuaded by the messages.