verb (used with object)
Origin of bilk
Related formsbilk·er, noun
Examples from the Web for bilk
The lawsuit alleged that Danone used these claims to bilk consumers out of more than $100 million.
"He told me Andrew had tried to bilk $50 million out of Mrs. Mellon," said Toben.Witness Testifies He Took Rielle Hunter to an Airport in the Dead of Night|Diane Dimond|May 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Con artists routinely hack into accounts to impersonate people and bilk money from strangers.
But wouldn't it have been a dirty act to bilk him of his money, all the more as it would have been so easy?Wild Justice: Stories of the South Seas|Lloyd Osbourne
We observe that a new planet has been discovered at Bilk, in Germany.
This gaffer contrived to 'bilk' all the turnpikes in the kingdom.The Gaming Table: Its Votaries and Victims|Andrew Steinmetz
This could be no other than an incantation, and Bilk stood rooted to the spot, unable to advance or retreat.Parkhurst Boys|Talbot Baines Reed
The whole meeting, in fact, was what is vulgarly called a bilk.Merry-Garden and Other Stories|Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch