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chancer

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noun chanc·er \ˈchan(t)-sər\

Simple Definition of chancer

  • : someone who takes chances and often does improper things to get an advantage over other people

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of chancer

British

  1. :  a scheming opportunist

Examples of chancer in a sentence

  1. <a two-faced chancer, he doesn't hesitate to dump people when they are no longer of any use>

  2. <betrayed by a chancer who, she mistakenly thought, was her friend>



1959

First Known Use of chancer

1959


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