Swindle

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  • the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme; "that book is a fraud"
  • deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"

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  • the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme; "that book is a fraud"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Swindle'


  • Swindle: A swindle is a kind of fraud. Swindle may also refer to: Swindle (surname) Swindle Island, British Columbia, Canada 8690 Swindle, an asteroid Il bidone
  • Swindle (novel): Swindle is a 2008 book by Gordon Korman. A 6th grader named Griffin Bing decides to gather their entire grade in a sleepover protest in an old house
  • R. J. Swindle: Robert Joseph "R. J." Swindle (born July 7, 1983) is a Canadian former professional baseball pitcher. Swindle throws five pitches: a fastball, slider
  • Eilenberg–Mazur swindle: In mathematics, the Eilenberg–Mazur swindle, named after Samuel Eilenberg and Barry Mazur, is a method of proof that involves paradoxical properties of
  • Swindle Island: Swindle Island is an island on the North Coast of the Canadian province of British Columbia. It is located south of Princess Royal Island on the Inside
  • The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle: the film. For the album, see The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle (album). The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle is a 1980 British mockumentary film directed by Julien
  • Swindle (chess): In chess, a swindle is a ruse by which a player in a losing position tricks his opponent, and thereby achieves a win or draw instead of the expected loss
  • Swindle (magazine): Swindle was a bi-monthly arts and culture publication founded in 2004 by artist Shepard Fairey. The magazine has not been published since 2009 and is
  • Clinton Howard Swindle: Clinton Howard Swindle (November 20, 1945 – June 9, 2004), also known in his writing as Howard Swindle, was an accomplished investigative journalist and
  • The Big Swindle: The Big Swindle is a 2004 heist film written and directed by Choi Dong-hoon. It follows a group of four con men, one con woman, and one forger in a complex

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