A person who cheats or deceives people.
More example sentences
- The budding scientists of today will need to prepare themselves to do battle with silliness, impostors, tricksters and fraudsters.
- Mamet's works are about tricksters, con men, people always out to put one over on someone else.
- We must remember who Rivka is: she is the sister of Lavan, the infamous trickster and con man.
rogue, villain, scoundrel;
joker, practical joker
British informal twister
South African informal schlenter