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pigeon

noun

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one who is easily deceived or cheated
  • a confidence man in search of another pigeon

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“Pigeon.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pigeon. Accessed 16 May. 2021.

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