tricker

noun
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
Recent Examples on the Web Human bodies are much larger than mice and therefore tricker to navigate magnetically. Theresa Gaffney, STAT, 24 Mar. 2021 Some patterns may be tricker to incorporate into your outfit than others but, don't underestimate your pattern-mixing abilities. Taylor Ayers, Marie Claire, 3 Mar. 2021 The three-day requirement has proved tricker for providers; only three health systems are above the 90% threshold while four are below 80%. Jeremy Olson, Star Tribune, 2 Feb. 2021 While having loved ones far away is never fun, Ant’s situation is made even tricker as his two eldest kids do not have residential status in the states. Kelly Corbett, House Beautiful, 16 Dec. 2020 The timing couldn’t have been tricker for Real Salt Lake to face the San Jose Earthquakes in a game with massive playoff implications. Alex Vejar, The Salt Lake Tribune, 27 Oct. 2020 And while any amateur can tell the difference between an apple pie and an apple cake, the difference between apple cider and apple juice can be a whole lot tricker. Julia Ludlam, Country Living, 13 Aug. 2020 And while any amateur can tell the difference between an apple pie and an apple cake, the difference between apple cider and apple juice can be a whole lot tricker. Julia Ludlam, Country Living, 13 Aug. 2020 And while any amateur can tell the difference between an apple pie and an apple cake, the difference between apple cider and apple juice can be a whole lot tricker. Julia Ludlam, Country Living, 13 Aug. 2020

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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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“Tricker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tricker. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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