chisel

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Synonyms for chisel

to get money or something else from by deceitful trickery

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His upper lip, without moustache, was finely chiselled.
The change consisted in the appearance of strange faces of low caste, rather than in the disappearance of the high caste, chiselled, and otherwise beautified and beautifying features of Monseigneur.
But on her latest visit earlier this month Pauline - who is also her mum's carer - discovered ornamental cherubs placed on the grave had been chiselled off and vandals had also stamped down and ripped out flowers.
While he smartly chiselled off edges at high speed, I was worried about chopping it in half I tapped and timidly cut as if I was scared of offending the ice.
Heath Ledger is usually cast as the chiselled hero, but in this powerful portrayal of drug addiction he plays a chiselled heroin addict.