Definitions of gouger

n an attacker who gouges out the antagonist's eye

Type of:
battler, belligerent, combatant, fighter, scrapper
someone who fights (or is fighting)

n a person who swindles you by means of deception or fraud

chiseler, chiseller, defrauder, grifter, scammer, swindler
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card shark, card sharp, card sharper, cardsharp, cardsharper, sharper, sharpie, sharpy
a professional card player who makes a living by cheating at card games
clip artist
a swindler who fleeces the victim
con artist, con man, confidence man
a swindler who exploits the confidence of his victim
welcher, welsher
someone who swindles you by not repaying a debt or wager
Type of:
beguiler, cheat, cheater, deceiver, slicker, trickster
someone who leads you to believe something that is not true

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