Synonyms and Antonyms of swindler
a dishonest person who uses clever means to cheat others out of something of value
- The swindlers, representing themselves as land developers, produced a glossy brochure showing beaches, palm trees, and golf links.
bilk, bilker, cheat, cheater, chiseler (or chiseller), confidence man, cozener, defrauder, dodger, finagler, hoaxer, scammer, shark, sharper, trickster
bluffer, charlatan, fake, faker, humbug, impostor (or imposter), mountebank, phony (also phoney), pretender, quack, ringer, sham
adventurer, fox, knave, prankster, rascal, rogue
slicker, smoothy (or smoothie), wheeler-dealer
plotter, schemer, sneak, sneaker