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chancer

noun, British

Synonyms and Antonyms of chancer

  1. 1 a person who dexterously and expediently changes or adopts opinions <a two-faced chancer, he doesn't hesitate to dump people when they are no longer of any use> Synonyms chameleon, acrobat [British], opportunist, temporizer, timeserver, trimmer, weathercockRelated Words egoist, egotist, self-seeker; conniver, machinator, plotter, schemer

  2. 2 one who does things only for his own benefit and with little regard for right and wrong <betrayed by a chancer who, she mistakenly thought, was her friend> Synonyms bottom-feeder, self-seeker [British], opportunist, temporizerRelated Words egocentric, egoist, egotist; conniver, machinator, plotter, schemer; barracuda, shark; hanger-on, leechNear Antonyms altruist




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