trick·​er | \ ˈtri-kər How to pronounce tricker (audio) \

Definition of tricker

: one that tricks : trickster

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Examples of tricker in a Sentence

they're equal-opportunity con artists: trickers of plutocrats and pensioners alike

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Here's how to navigate one of the tricker money issues: aggressively paying down credit card debt, or aggressively saving for retirement., "This Not That: Credit Card Debt vs. 401(k)," 14 June 2018 The 25-year old Grammy veteran delivered the song’s tricker notes with relative ease, along with its gripping emotions. Chris Payne, Billboard, "Watch Sam Smith Perform His Gospel Ballad 'Pray' at the 2018 Grammy Awards," 28 Jan. 2018 But the reality of maintaining that is a little tricker. Kelsey Kloss, ELLE Decor, "How To Pull Off Scandinavian Design When You Also Love Bohemian Style," 5 Jan. 2017

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First Known Use of tricker

1534, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of tricker was in 1534

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appealing forcibly to the mind or reason

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