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grift

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verb \ˈgrift\

Definition of grift

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to obtain (money) illicitly (as in a confidence game)

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to acquire money or property illicitly

grift noun
grift·er noun


Origin of grift

grift, noun, perhaps alteration of graft


First Known Use: 1915

Rhymes with grift


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