shammer

[ sham-er ]
/ ˈʃæm ər /

noun

a person who shams.

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Origin of shammer

First recorded in 1670–80; sham + -er1

Words nearby shammer

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Example sentences from the Web for shammer

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

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