Examples of trickster in a Sentence
a heartless trickster swindled the elderly woman out of her life savings
a very adept trickster who used mirrors to make huge items—even buildings—seem to disappear
Recent Examples of trickster from the Web
Twilight has fallen on the venerable American trickster, who in our Trumpian afterworld of alternative facts has come to seem more sordid than subversive.
Others claimed Republican trickster Roger Stone coached Tweeden.
Or his political dirty trickster’s online escapades.
Some declared their opposition to be crazy, hearing impaired, or tricksters.
But William also had made significant progress over the 149 times Delos was resurrected— leaving the door open for Robert, wily trickster, to perfect the technology under his nose.
In StageOne and playwright Idris Goodwin collaboration some of America’s beloved folk tale heroes spring to life, John Henry and his steel-driving hammer, twister-lassoing Pecos Bill and the mischievous trickster Brer Rabbit.
Thor’s friend Heimdall is killed first — after saving Hulk by sending him to Earth — but the bigger demise is trickster god (and original Avengers foe) Loki, who’s strangled by Thanos in front of his brother Thor.
Ebony Maw is the manipulative and maybe magical trickster.
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TRICKSTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of trickster for English Language Learners
: someone who tricks or deceives people especially in order to get something
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