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Nouns:

DECEITFUL, UNTRUSTWORTHY PERSON:
actor
bad actor
Carl Rosa (rhyming slang = poser)
dreykop (Yiddish)
false face (Black)
fly-by-night
four-flusher
grifter
high and goodbye (Black)
merry-go-round (Black)
PhD (piles it higher and deeper)
real greek
sharpie
sly slick and wicked (Black)
slyboots
snake
Spanish athlete (he 'throws the bull')
Turk McGurk
two-timer
welcher
wide boy
wrong guy
wrong 'un

DECEPTION, FALSE IMPRESSION:
balderdash
bill of goods
bull
bullshit
bunk
bunkum
con
crap
eyewash
flam
front
hanky-panky
jiggery-pokery
jive
kidology
moonshine
put on
put up job
scam
shuck
snowfall
snow job
window dressing

Verbs:

DECEIVE:
ballyhoo
bamboozle
blag (UK)
blow past
bullshit
chi-ike
chump
con
criss-cross (Black)
deal them from the bottom of the deck
do brown
do down
do in the eye
drop one in it
flimflam
flummox
get at
get one's hooks into
get one's hooks on
get the drop on
give (one) a fast shuffle
give (one) the business
hand a lemon
have on toast
have one on
lead up the garden path
play for a sucker
play the con
play the nut role
pull a fast one
pull a jap
pull an act
pull the wool over one's eyes
put down a routine
put it across (on)
put one over (on)
put the shuck on
rat fuck
RF
ring it on
rip off
rope in
run one way and look another (Black)
scam
scale (Australian)
sell a bill of goods
set up
sham on (Black)
show out
shuck
snow
string along
suck
take for a ride
take for a sucker
take to the cleaners
three-sheet
two-time
wind up
work

Adjectives:

DECEITFUL:
foul
full of shit
leery
light
near the mark
snaky

Adverbs/Phrases:

PHRASES
don't take any wooden nickels
his guts are moving the wrong way
does a lot of shitting but his pants aren't down
doesn't know whether to suck or blow
doesn't know whether to shit or go blind
you need an ear scoop to filter his horseshit
don't pick up soap in his shower
he'd steal a rotten doughnut out of a bucket of snot
he'd fuck a snake if somebody would hold its head
you can't trust him further than you can throw a bull by the prick
you can't trust him further than you can see up an alligator's ass in a dust-storm (at midnight).
that sure is foul

 

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