It is almost needless to explain that this was the skin game which has since become familiar to everybody.
I had no gun for it was intended that I was to cook and skin game.
Christian Science is a skin game and the powers that be in Christian Science are the inner circle of grafters!
I knowed there was some skin game about this thing, somewheres.
To many farmers this seemed rather a skin game, not a unusual process in railroad building.
No; we'll play what ye call a skin game, Hillcrist, without gloves on; we won't spare each other.
Remember that even slipping down on a banana peel is a good deal of a skin game.
Do ye suppose he's goin' to sit down and twiddle his thumbs with that skin game played on him?
"Th' fur trade ain't th' only skin game, young feller," he softly said.
If I ever want to work any skin game I'll go out of the place where all my friends are.
A confidence game; scam (1868+)