Only one thing scared Alex more than being called a cheater—being ignored.
He is not crassly referred to as a cheater, a scoundrel or a liar.
But does the sleep aid really heat up the bedroom—and does it make a cheater forget the guilt?
early 14c., "royal officer in charge of the king's escheats," agent noun from cheat (v.). Meaning "dishonest player" is recorded from 1530s.