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Cheat

n.1.An act of deception or fraud; that which is the means of fraud or deception; a fraud; a trick; imposition; imposture.
When I consider life, 'tis all a cheat.
- Dryden.
2.One who cheats or deceives; an impostor; a deceiver; a cheater.
3.(Bot.) A troublesome grass, growing as a weed in grain fields; - called also chess. See Chess.
4.(Law) The obtaining of property from another by an intentional active distortion of the truth.
v. t.1.To deceive and defraud; to impose upon; to trick; to swindle.
[imp. & p. p. Cheated; p. pr. & vb. n. Cheating.]
2.To beguile.
To cheat winter of its dreariness.
- W. Irving.
v. i.1.To practice fraud or trickery; as, to cheat at cards.
n.1.Wheat, or bread made from wheat.
Noun1.Cheatcheat - weedy annual grass often occurs in grainfields and other cultivated land; seeds sometimes considered poisonous
2.Cheatcheat - weedy annual native to Europe but widely distributed as a weed especially in wheat
3.cheat - someone who leads you to believe something that is not true
4.cheat - the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme; "that book is a fraud"
Synonyms: swindle, rig
5.cheat - a deception for profit to yourself
Synonyms: cheating
Verb1.cheat - deprive somebody of something by deceit; "The con-man beat me out of $50"; "This salesman ripped us off!"; "we were cheated by their clever-sounding scheme"; "They chiseled me out of my money"
Synonyms: rip off, chisel
2.cheat - defeat someone in an expectation through trickery or deceit
3.cheat - engage in deceitful behavior; practice trickery or fraud; "Who's chiseling on the side?"
Synonyms: chisel
4.cheat - be sexually unfaithful to one's partner in marriage; "She cheats on her husband"; "Might her husband be wandering?"
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