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gyp

gyp (gip)

pronunciation:
jIp
parts of speech:
transitive verb, noun
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: gipped, gipping, gips, gypped, gypping, gyps
definition: (informal) to cheat, swindle, or defraud.
synonyms:
cheat, defraud, diddle, fleece, rogue, rook, swindle
similar words:
beguile, bilk, con, dupe, gull, hoodwink, rob, stiff, trick
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: (informal) an act of cheating, swindling, or defrauding.
synonyms:
cheat, fraud, ripoff
similar words:
con, overcharge, robbery, trick
definition 2: one who commits such an act.
synonyms:
cheat, crook, fraud, ripoff, swindler
similar words:
bilk, charlatan, robber, sharper
derivation: gypper (gipper) (n.)