fourflusher

[ fawr-fluhsh-er, fohr- ]
/ ˈfɔrˌflʌʃ ər, ˈfoʊr- /

noun

a person who makes false or pretentious claims; bluffer.

Nearby words

  1. fourbagger,
  2. fourball,
  3. fourchette,
  4. fourché,
  5. fourdrinier,
  6. fourfold,
  7. fourfold block,
  8. fourfold purchase,
  9. fourgon,
  10. fourier

Origin of fourflusher

An Americanism dating back to 1900–05; four flush + -er1

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