chiseler

[ chiz-uh-ler, chiz-ler ]
/ ˈtʃɪz ə lər, ˈtʃɪz lər /
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noun

a person who cheats or tricks; swindler.
a person who uses a chisel, as a wood carver.
Also especially British, chis·el·ler.

Origin of chiseler

First recorded in 1880–85; chisel + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for chiseller

chiseller

/ (ˈtʃɪzə) /

noun

a person who uses a chisel
informal a cheat
Dublin slang a child

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