English dictionary definition of:

cheat


Noun

  • a deception for profit to yourself
  • the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme
  • someone who leads you to believe something that is not true
  • weedy annual native to Europe but widely distributed as a weed especially in wheat
  • weedy annual grass often occurs in grainfields and other cultivated land; seeds sometimes considered poisonous

Verb

  • defeat someone through trickery or deceit
  • deprive somebody of something by deceit
  • engage in deceitful behavior; practice trickery or fraud
  • be sexually unfaithful to one's partner in marriage

Thesaurus

beguiler betray cheater cheating chess chicane chisel chouse cuckold darnel deceiver jockey rig screw shaft slicker swindle tare trickster wander

Spellzone course content

View spelling list ea words - set 1 and learn about the word cheat in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

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Scrabble score for cheat


Scrabble score = 10

generated at 05:03:37 on 18-01-20

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