carney

carney

[kahr-nee]
noun, plural carneys, adjective
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carny or carney1 (ˈkɑːnɪ)
 
vb , -nies, -nying, -nied, -neys, -neying, -neyed
informal (Brit) to coax or cajole or act in a wheedling manner
 
[C19: of unknown origin]
 
carney or carney1
 
vb
 
[C19: of unknown origin]

carny, carney or carnie2 (ˈkɑːnɪ)
 
n , pl -nies
1.  short for carnival
2.  a person who works in a carnival
 
carney, carney or carnie2
 
n
 
carnie, carney or carnie2
 
n

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