Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of hoodwinker in English:
A person who deceives or tricks someone: the former CEO will be remembered as one of the great corporate hoodwinkers
More example sentences
- Was Chadwick a hoodwinker, or was he hoodwinked?
- The charming Texas hoodwinker is the unreal deal.
- Too many hoodwinkers resort to sweet-talking and give would-be-wives shady marriage promises.
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