Definition of 'trickster'
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Times, Sunday Times (2016)
After a difficult childhood the boy finds himself embroiled in his father's confidence trickster schemes.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Detectives fear that she may have disturbed a burglar or confronted a confidence trickster, though they also said it was possible that she knew her attacker.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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