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flimflammer Explained

flimflammer at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: suffix » flimflam|er

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • A swindler; a con artist.
    1. Inter: quote-news » year=2008|date=June 29|author=Louisa Thomas|title=Violent Love|work=New York Times|url=http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/29/books/review/Thomas2-t.html


    |passage=And “The Real McCoy” turned the story of the famous boxer Kid McCoy into the tall yet intimate tale of a flimflammer who slugged and conned his way to notoriety at the turn of the 20th century.
    Translation: vi » flimflammer