Associations to the word «Sharper»


SHARPER, adjective. Comparative form of sharp: more sharp
SHARPER, noun. (dated) a swindler; a cheat; a professional gambler who makes his living by cheating.

Dictionary definition

SHARPER, noun. A professional card player who makes a living by cheating at card games.

Wise words

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