The definition of a thief is a person who takes something without permission or without the owner knowing.
A dishonest, deceitful person; tricky rascal; rogue
One who tells false stories
The definition of a cheat is a dishonest person.
The definition of a charlatan is a fraud or a person who pretends to have some skill or be something he isn't.
A person who pretends to be someone or something that he or she is not, as to deceive or cheat others
A swindler; cheat
The definition of a philanthropist is someone dedicated to charitable work or activities to serve human kind.
A criminal is defined as a person who has done something illegal.
Find another word for swindlers. In this page you can discover 20 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for swindlers, like: thieves, rogues, mountebanks, knaves, forgers, crooks, cheats, charlatans, clips, frauds and counterfeiters.