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cheater

[chee-ter] /ˈtʃi tər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that cheats.
2.
cheaters, Slang.
  1. eyeglasses; spectacles.
  2. falsies.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English; see cheat, -er1
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Word Origin and History for cheaters

cheater

n.

early 14c., "royal officer in charge of the king's escheats," agent noun from cheat (v.). Meaning "dishonest player" is recorded from 1530s.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Slang definitions & phrases for cheaters

cheaters

noun
  1. Spectacles •Attributed to the cartoonist and sports writer Tad Dorgan, who died in 1929 (1920+)
  2. Marked playing cards (1940s+)

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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