wheeler dealer

wheeler-dealer

[hwee-ler-dee-ler, wee-]
noun Informal.
a person who wheels and deals.
Also, wheeler and dealer.


Origin:
1950–55

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wheeler-dealer
 
n
informal a person who wheels and deals

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wheeler-dealer definition


  1. n.
    someone who bargains aggressively. (See also wheel and deal.) : Who's the wheeler-dealer who set up this deal?
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
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