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Cheat Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a deception for profit to yourself
  • the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme; "that book is a fraud"
  • someone who leads you to believe something that is not true
  • weedy annual native to Europe but widely distributed as a weed especially in wheat
  • weedy annual grass often occurs in grainfields and other cultivated land; seeds sometimes considered poisonous
  • defeat someone in an expectation through trickery or deceit
  • 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"
  • engage in deceitful behavior; practice trickery or fraud; "Who''s chiseling on the side?"
  • be sexually unfaithful to one''s partner in marriage; "She cheats on her husband"; "Might her husband be wandering?"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • weedy annual grass often occurs in grainfields and other cultivated land; seeds sometimes considered poisonous ,
  • weedy annual native to Europe but widely distributed as a weed especially in wheat ,
  • someone who leads you to believe something that is not true ,
  • the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme; "that book is a fraud" ,
  • a deception for profit to yourself

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Cheat'


  • Cheating: "Cheat", "Cheater", and "Cheats" redirect here. For the high school comedy film, see Cheats (film). For other uses, see Cheat (disambiguation), Cheater
  • Cheat (disambiguation): A cheat is someone who engages in cheating. Cheat may also refer to: Cheat River, a tributary of the Monongahela River in West Virginia, the United States
  • Cheat!: Cheat! was a TV show on G4 (formerly G4techTV) that provided cheat codes, strategies, and other hidden features for video games. The show was hosted by
  • Cheat sheet: A cheat sheet (also cheatsheet) or crib sheet is a concise set of notes used for quick reference. Cheat sheets are so named because they may be used by
  • Cheat Engine: Cheat Engine, commonly abbreviated as CE, is an open source memory scanner/hex editor/debugger created by Eric Heijnen ("Dark Byte") for the Windows operating
  • Cheating in video games: "Cheat Codes" redirects here. For the gaming website, see CheatCodes.com. For the American EDM group, see Cheat Codes (DJs). "Game trainer" redirects here
  • Cheat River: The Cheat River is a 78.3-mile-long (126.0 km) tributary of the Monongahela River in eastern West Virginia and southwestern Pennsylvania in the United
  • Valve Anti-Cheat: Valve Anti-Cheat, abbreviated as VAC, is an anti-cheat software developed by Valve Corporation as a component of the Steam platform, first released with
  • Battle of Cheat Mountain: The Battle of Cheat Mountain, also known as the Battle of Cheat Summit Fort, took place from September 12 to 15, 1861, in Pocahontas County and Randolph
  • Cheat Lake: Cheat Lake is a 13-mile-long (21 km) reservoir on the Cheat River in Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States. It was originally named Lake Lynn

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'Cheat' example sentence in quotations


* Each man takes care that his neighbor shall not cheat him. But a day comes when he begins to care that he does not cheat his neighbor. Then all goes well. He has changed his market-cart into a chariot of the sun. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

* Separated lovers cheat absence by a thousand fancies which have their own reality. They are prevented from seeing one another and they cannot write nevertheless they find countless mysterious ways of corresponding, by sending each other the song of birds, the scent of flowers, the laughter of children, the light of the sun, the sighing of the wind, and the gleam of the stars-all the beauties of creation. - Victor Hugo

* Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life. Aim above morality. Be not simply good be good for something. - Henry David Thoreau


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