card sharp

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Synonyms for card sharp

a professional card player who makes a living by cheating at card games

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At the same time, the card cheat is glancing furtively around to make sure no one is watching while he pulls an extra ace of clubs from his belt.
CALL in at The Haunch Of Venison, Salisbury, and you'll see the mummified hand of an 18th century card cheat.
The sad saps who are the victims of the card cheat are Nick Moran and his mates, Jason Flemyng, Dexter Fletcher and Jason Statham, who clubbed together so that Nick could enter the three- card brag school.
Card cheat Johnny Farrell (Glenn Ford) is rumbled at a Buenos Aires casino and then hired by owner Ballin Mundson (George Macready), to spot other hustlers.
I still remember the night in Sandyhills Golf Club he floored a card cheat half his age with one punch and that was without rising from his seat.
Meanwhile, back at the casino, a group of card cheats are working the blackjack tables, and there's a dead stripper in one of the suites.
Just as Las Vegas casino operators are looking for card cheats and roulette wheel tampering, the pachinko operators are looking for scamsters trying to manipulate machines to increase payouts.
6 million contract) in uncovering the evidence against the health card cheats.
Both Grassley and Horn also decried lax efforts to prosecute credit card cheats.
This includes white-collar offenders, credit card cheats and other nonviolent offenders.