I think we caught her cheating, and then I got paid 50 bucks.
Wives leave husbands, the public condemns the cheating—and, inevitably, six months later, we learn about another scandal.
That felt like cheating, I imagined my own reaction to reading a book and then finding such an addendum at the end.
There was a history of Saddam hiding and cheating and concealing information.
Although he first appeared as a cheating villain, he began appearing in a series of animations answering viewer fan mail.
He accused Madison of cheating Erskine and repeated the accusation.
Does it change the fact that you belong to God; that you are cheating Him out of His own property?
So we goes on agin, wif the air growing 'eavier like, and three 'oles later they both erpeals to me, fer both is cheating.
That was Caley's last race; he'd been cheating the undertakers for years.
No, their looks was rite enuff; it was only their dredfull 'abit of cheating as made the trubble.
mid-15c., "to escheat," a shortening of Old French escheat, legal term for revision of property to the state when the owner dies without heirs, literally "that which falls to one," past participle of escheoir "befall by chance, happen, devolve," from Vulgar Latin *excadere "to fall away," from Latin ex- "out" (see ex-) + cadere "to fall" (see case (n.1)). Also cf. escheat. The royal officers evidently had a low reputation. Meaning evolved through "confiscate" (mid-15c.) to "deprive unfairly" (1580s). To cheat on (someone) "be sexually unfaithful" first recorded 1934. Related: Cheated; cheating.
late 14c., "forfeited property," from cheat (v.). Meaning "a deceptive act" is from 1640s; earlier, in thieves' jargon, it meant "a stolen thing" (late 16c.), and earlier still "dice" (1530s). Meaning "a swindler" is from 1660s.
To be sexually unfaithful; get a little on the side (1930s+)