swindle


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to get money or something else from by deceitful trickery

an act of cheating

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Mr Swindle recommended fingerprint and forensic evidence be reviewed, an uncooperative witness be interviewed, five key witnesses be re-interviewed, the crime timeline be reviewed and actions previously identified but never carried out be pursued.
Swindle (and Crowder) caught the winning sack of bass in several feet of water on Lake Toho--the northernmost lake in the chain.
Swindle and Finlison entered the post office where they branded a machete and the imitation handgun.
We wish to make clear that while Mr Swindle had throughout admitted technical breaches of the Solicitors Accounts Rules, far more serious allegations were thrown out by the Tribunal without even needing to hear any evidence from Mr Swindle.
The fire was 15 percent contained by Sunday afternoon, said Steve Swindle, spokesman for the Ventura County Fire Department.
The Great Rock and Roll Swindle (1980) and The Filth and the Fury (2000) are both about the Sex Pistols.
A computer company chief who turned to crime to build a dream castle was jailed for six years yesterday for her part in a pounds 20 million VAT swindle.
Commissioner Orson Swindle, for example, called the report "embarrassingly flawed.
The remarkable takeover artists, when they're supposedly helpless larvae, somehow swindle extra food from nursemaids of other species.
A workers' comp reinsurance pool that unraveled, a swindle that caused a small group of insurers to fail, and a liquidity crisis at a well-established life insurer made the list of top insurance stories, not only because of the impact on the industry last year, but because the ripples could lead to heightened regulatory oversight.
Among the "Common schemes con artists use to swindle money" was this: "Selling books or subscriptions to magazines that supposedly contain information on `surviving' the `crisis'.
The fourth commissioner, Orson Swindle, did not vote due to illness.
the reports provide a wealth of swindle particulars useful in informational and educational programs), the cases they consider are unlikely to be representative of seams at large.
Hooley, the self-styled "Napoleon of Finance"; Whitaker Wright, floater of imaginary mining companies; and Horatio Bottomley, the chauvinistic editor of John Bull who made a swindle out of war bonds.
In reality, the audit showed Ponzi to be insolvent from the first day of the swindle.