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slickster

[slik-ster] /ˈslɪk stər/
noun, Slang.
1.
a crafty and opportunistic or deceitful person; hustler; swindler.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; slick1 + -ster
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  • Don't hand it over to some slickster promising to squeeze riches out of someone else down the road.
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slickster

noun

A clever or glib person, esp one who swindles (1965+)


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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