grifter
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grifter(
grihf
-
tuhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(general)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el estafador
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la estafadora
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Ryan is no businessman. He's just a lousy grifter.Ryan no es un hombre de negocios, solo es un asqueroso estafador.
b. el timador
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la timadora
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Those boys are a bunch of grifters and thieves.Esos muchachos son un grupo de timadores y ladrones.
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grifter [ˈɡrɪftəʳ]
noun
(US) estafadoraestafadora (m) (f);a estafadora timadoratimadora (m) (f);a timadora
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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