noun• informal , chiefly North American
- 1A person adept at aggressive selling or illicit dealing: small-time hustlers trying to sell their stuffMore example sentences
- In his world of small-time hustlers, grouchy thugs and laconic crimefighters, there's always somebody with a new angle to work or a new beef to settle.
- He's a thief, hustler, scamster, con man, who enjoys ripping off friends, family, waiters, old ladies, etc.
- I shall meet some con men and hustlers, too, I suppose.
- 2A prostitute.More example sentences
- When he was a teenager, he lived on the street as a hustler and prostitute.
- I didn't get any of that working with the pimps, or the hustlers.
- For instance, in Brazil professional and amateur hustlers constitute different groups, where the latter usually do not identify as hustlers.
More definitions of hustlerDefinition of hustler in:
- The US English dictionary