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Definition of shark:

  1. A rapacious, artful person; a sharper.
  2. Any one of numerous species of elasmobranch fishes of the order Plagiostomi, found in all seas.
  3. To live by shifts and stratagems.
  4. To pick or gather indiscriminately or covertly.
  5. To play the petty thief; to practice fraud or trickery; to swindle.
  6. Trickery; fraud; petty rapine; as, to live upon the shark.

Synonyms:

finagler, wolf, bloodsucker, hotshot, maestro, brown-nose, confidence man, hand, coelacanth, vampire, fakir, tricker, dab hand, cognoscente, crackerjack, sharpie, meister, politician, chisel, sharper, fraudster, fiend, fixer, bloater, maven, chiseler, connoisseur, cozener, scholar, dab, bream, harpy, cheater, authority, conman, bilk, adept, past master, whiz, bilker, virtuoso, sharp, cheat, hoaxer, fraud, guru, master, artist, brill, scammer, vulture, skinner, scamster, dodger, buzzard, crook, ace, wheeler-dealer, liar, wizard, hypocrite, proficient, defrauder, kite, swindler, geek.

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