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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: chouse(0.00904 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to chouse.
English → English (WordNet)
v : defeat someone in an expectation through trickery or deceit
[syn: cheat, shaft, screw, chicane, jockey]
English → English (gcide)
Chouse \Chouse\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Choused; p. pr. & vb. n.
Chousing.] [From Turk. ch[=a][=u]sh a messenger or
interpreter, one of whom, attached to the Turkish embassy, in
1609 cheated the Turkish merchants resident in England out of
To cheat, trick, defraud; -- followed by of, or out of; as,
to chouse one out of his money. [Colloq.]
The undertaker of the afore-cited poesy hath choused
your highness. --Landor.
Chouse \Chouse\, n.
1. One who is easily cheated; a tool; a simpleton; a gull.
2. A trick; sham; imposition. --Johnson.
3. A swindler. --B. Jonson.
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