Old-fashioned term for con man.
Oraciones de ejemplo
- In the country that created the confidence man as a cultural hero and celebrated the slogan ‘Winning is the only thing’ as moral wisdom, fair play is a problematic ideal.
- The problems go deeper than that: not that I underestimate my abilities as a confidence man, but pulling the wool over her eyes is like dancing with a hungry jaguar.
- As a result she has lost her ability to tell a confidence man from an upstanding citizen, and with it, her ability to protect her daughter's high social status and the wealth that attends it.
For editors and proofreaders
Saltos de línea: con|fi¦dence man
Definición de confidence man en:
¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?
Los comentarios que no respeten nuestras Normas comunitarias podrían ser moderados o eliminados.
Muy popular en Reino Unido
Muy popular en Australia
= de moda