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1. cheat

verb. ['ˈtʃiːt'] deprive somebody of something by deceit.

Synonyms

  • welch
  • bunco
  • bilk
  • deceive
  • fleece
  • diddle
  • beguile
  • overcharge
  • delude
  • gyp
  • beat
  • mulct
  • soak
  • gip
  • hook
  • hoodwink
  • plume
  • victimize
  • rob
  • nobble
  • hornswoggle
  • con
  • lead on
  • defraud
  • rip off
  • swindle
  • pluck
  • rook
  • whipsaw
  • cozen
  • short-change
  • juggle
  • bunk
  • scam
  • gazump
  • goldbrick
  • victimise
  • surcharge
  • chisel

Antonyms

  • push
  • spread
  • fearfulness
  • gutlessness

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Words that Rhyme with Cheat

  • uncomplete
  • noncompete
  • indiscreet
  • incomplete
  • vanvliet
  • vanfleet
  • obsolete
  • mistreat
  • marquerite
  • marguerite
  • excrete
  • discrete
  • discreet
  • concrete
  • complete
  • secrete
  • retreat
  • replete
  • downbeat
  • deplete
  • conceit
  • compete
  • bufete
  • bridgette
  • backseat
  • unseat
  • streett
  • street
  • shumeet
  • repeat

How do you pronounce cheat?

Pronounce cheat as ʧit.

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Example sentences of the word cheat


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Wives who cheat usually remove their rings and sometimes forget to put them back on again.

2. Verb, base form
Don't cheat.

3. Noun, singular or mass
You must bring up your in-game cell phone to access the cheat menu.

Quotes containing the word cheat


1. The moment you cheat for the sake of beauty, you know you're an artist.
- David Hockney

2. 1492. As children we were taught to memorize this year with pride and joy as the year people began living full and imaginative lives on the continent of North America. Actually, people had been living full and imaginative lives on the continent of North America for hundreds of years before that. 1492 was simply the year sea pirates began to rob, cheat, and kill them.
- Kurt Vonnegut

3. When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor this deceit.
- John Dryden

2. cheat

verb. ['ˈtʃiːt'] defeat someone through trickery or deceit.

Synonyms

  • beat
  • shaft
  • jockey
  • trounce
  • beat out
  • crush
  • chouse
  • chicane
  • screw
  • shell

Antonyms

  • disarrange
  • right
  • enable
  • pro

3. cheat

verb. ['ˈtʃiːt'] engage in deceitful behavior; practice trickery or fraud.

Synonyms

  • manipulate
  • job
  • cook
  • crib
  • falsify
  • misrepresent
  • deceive
  • fake
  • cozen
  • wangle
  • shark
  • lead on
  • set up
  • rig
  • chisel
  • fudge

Antonyms

  • empty
  • linger
  • dissuade
  • inactivity

4. cheat

noun. ['ˈtʃiːt'] someone who leads you to believe something that is not true.

Synonyms

  • fox
  • trickster
  • straw man
  • misleader
  • wangler
  • traitor
  • front man
  • grifter
  • defalcator
  • phony
  • fake
  • deceiver
  • two-timer
  • peculator
  • decoy
  • figurehead
  • pseudo
  • faker
  • gouger
  • wrongdoer
  • swindler
  • imitator
  • dissimulator
  • sham
  • embezzler
  • offender
  • slyboots
  • impersonator
  • hypocrite
  • beguiler
  • dissembler
  • utterer
  • role player
  • cheater
  • obscurantist
  • fraud
  • four-flusher
  • shammer
  • imposter
  • pseud
  • mountebank
  • falsifier
  • counterfeiter
  • liar
  • chiseller
  • dodger
  • bluffer
  • pretender
  • slicker
  • double-dealer
  • finagler
  • betrayer
  • phoney
  • sandbagger
  • charlatan
  • chiseler
  • strawman
  • nominal head
  • defrauder
  • forger
  • double-crosser
  • front
  • prevaricator
  • scammer
  • steerer
  • fortune hunter

Antonyms

  • undeceive
  • repel
  • lose
  • refresh

5. cheat

noun. ['ˈtʃiːt'] the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme.

Synonyms

  • bunco
  • thimblerig
  • confidence trick
  • bunko
  • confidence game
  • swiz
  • gyp
  • hustle
  • sting
  • con
  • swindle
  • shell game
  • pyramiding
  • bunco game
  • fraud
  • con game
  • scam
  • flimflam
  • cozenage
  • rig
  • bunko game

Antonyms

  • last
  • aft
  • back
  • posterior

6. cheat

noun. ['ˈtʃiːt'] weedy annual native to Europe but widely distributed as a weed especially in wheat.

Synonyms

  • bromegrass
  • Bromus secalinus
  • brome

Antonyms

  • conformist
  • rested
  • dry
  • cool

7. cheat

noun. ['ˈtʃiːt'] a deception for profit to yourself.

Synonyms

  • deceit
  • gerrymander
  • cheating
  • dissimulation
  • deception

Antonyms

  • follower
  • genuine
  • natural
  • good person

8. cheat

verb. ['ˈtʃiːt'] be sexually unfaithful to one's partner in marriage.

Synonyms

  • delude
  • two-time
  • play around
  • cheat on
  • deceive
  • fool around
  • cozen
  • wander
  • lead on
  • cuckold

Antonyms

  • fire
  • correct
  • prove
  • disorder

9. cheat

noun. ['ˈtʃiːt'] weedy annual grass often occurs in grainfields and other cultivated land; seeds sometimes considered poisonous.

Synonyms

  • Lolium temulentum
  • darnel
  • ryegrass
  • tare
  • bearded darnel

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • unhook
  • underdress
  • dress down
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