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Synonyms for flimflam

an act of cheating

to get money or something else from by deceitful trickery

Synonyms for flimflam

a swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property

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I see no difference between these great flimflams of the past and the 24-year-old wunderkinds of Boo.
But the German system does more than just protect consumers from flimflams.
The real question was whether the United States would be another notch on Rupert Murdoch's belt of flimflams.
HOLDEN - A flimflam con artist confused two clerks at the Subway shop on Main Street yesterday afternoon with repeated requests to change $50 bills and made off with an undisclosed amount from the register.
The best way to counter the flimflam is to stop after the first request to make change, Lt.