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fakirs

noun , plural of fakir

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1 a dishonest person who uses clever means to cheat others out of something of value
  • a traveling carnival that was run by fakirs preying on small-town rubes
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2 one who makes false claims of identity or expertise
  • a fakir peddling patent medicines that were mostly liquor and sugar
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