Greek

Greek

, n. 1. A native, or one of the people, of Greece; a Grecian; also, the language of Greece.
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2. A swindler; a knave; a cheat. [Slang]
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Without a confederate the . . . game of baccarat does not . . . offer many chances for the Greek.
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3. Something unintelligible; as, it was all Greek to me. [Colloq.]
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