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card shark

noun
1.
an expert cardplayer.
2.
Can be confused
card shark, cardsharp.
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cardsharp

noun phrase

A very clever card-player, esp an unscrupulous poker or bridge player • Shortening of earlier card sharper (1880s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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