WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
sharp•er /ˈʃɑrpɚ/USA pronunciation  also sharpie  n. [countable]
  1. one who is clever at cheating or stealing.
  2. a professional gambler.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
sharp•er  (shärpər),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. a shrewd swindler.
  2. a professional gambler.
Also,  sharpie. 
  • sharp + -er1 1560–70


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

sharper /ˈʃɑːpə/ n
  1. a person who cheats or swindles; fraud



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