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shuffler

[shuhf-ler] /ˈʃʌf lər/
noun
1.
a person who shuffles.
2.
a person who mixes the cards, as before the deal in a card game.
Origin of shuffler
1605-1615
1605-15; shuffle + -er1
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  • "Now you are talking sensibly," the scamp said, as if M. Étienne had been the shuffler.

    Helmet of Navarre Bertha Runkle
  • What right have you to bear more children to a man who is a liar and a shuffler?

    Marriage la mode Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • And off she went, leaving me much happier than old shuffler had done.

    She and I, Volume 1 John Conroy Hutcheson
  • Then you see clearly I am nothing but a poor creature—a shuffler, as you said.

    The Vicomte de Bragelonne Alexandre Dumas
  • Then you see clearly I am nothing but a poor creature,—a shuffler, as you said.

    The Man in the Iron Mask Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  • It looks as though that shuffler Mandat had sent few aristocrats here.

    The Countess of Charny Alexandre Dumas (pere)
  • It was because he 'was a shuffler, a coward, and a snob—in a word, a man.'

    Gilbert Keith Chesterton Patrick Braybrooke
  • Even old shuffler, who had not been seen inside a place of public worship before within the memory of man, was not an absentee.

    She and I, Volume 1 John Conroy Hutcheson
  • By the time that I returned home, I had moreover become a confirmed "shuffler."

Word Origin and History for shuffler
n.

"shifty person," 1620s, agent noun from shuffle (v.).

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

shucks

Related Terms

aw shucks

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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