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shammer

[sham-er]
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noun
  1. a person who shams.
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Origin of shammer

First recorded in 1670–80; sham + -er1
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Related Words for shammer

mountebank, faker, fake, sharp, whip, counterfeit, actor, cheat, counterfeiter, sham, humbug, phony, bum, pretender, fraud, impostor, pseudo, put-on, charlatan, shark

Examples from the Web for shammer

Historical Examples of shammer

  • A sham trade, like hundreds of other sham trades; and the shammer and the shamefuller, because women demean themselves to it.

    The Other Girls

    Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney