Definition of cheat:
- A troublesome grass, growing as a weed in grain fields; - called also chess. See Chess.
- An act of deception or fraud; that which is the means of fraud or deception; a fraud; a trick; imposition; imposture.
- One who cheats or deceives; an impostor; a deceiver; a cheater.
- The obtaining of property from another by an intentional active distortion of the truth.
- To beguile.
- To deceive and defraud; to impose upon; to trick; to swindle.
- To practice fraud or trickery; as, to cheat at cards.
- Wheat, or bread made from wheat.
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- deceive (part of speech: verb)
- villain (part of speech: noun)
- deceiver (part of speech: noun)
- "The Function Of The Poet And Other Essays", James Russell Lowell.
- "The Magic Skin", Honore de Balzac.
- "The Portal of Dreams", Charles Neville Buck.