Definition of cheat :
1. A troublesome grass, growing as a weed in grain fields; - called also chess. See Chess.
2. An act of deception or fraud; that which is the means of fraud or deception; a fraud; a trick; imposition; imposture.
3. One who cheats or deceives; an impostor; a deceiver; a cheater.
4. The obtaining of property from another by an intentional active distortion of the truth.
5. To beguile.
6. To deceive and defraud; to impose upon; to trick; to swindle.
7. To practice fraud or trickery; as, to cheat at cards.
8. Wheat, or bread made from wheat.
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deceive (part of speech: verb)
villain (part of speech: noun)
heel, scamp, rascal, lowlife, bad guy, rogue, miscreant, knave, devil, delinquent, traitor, sneak, scalawag, villain, blackguard, evildoer, mischief-maker, gyp, shyster, trickster, swindler, defrauder, bastard, rapscallion
deceiver (part of speech: noun)
- How shallow and how gross the cheat! - "The Function Of The Poet And Other Essays", James Russell Lowell.
- In short, my life has been a cruel contradiction, a perpetual cheat. - "The Magic Skin", Honore de Balzac.
- One cartridge could cheat my sentence of slow death, yet I did not fire the shot. - "The Portal of Dreams", Charles Neville Buck.