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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 swin·dle /ˈswɪndḷ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Swin·dle v. t. [imp. & p. p. Swindled p. pr. & vb. n. Swindling ]  To cheat defraud grossly, or with deliberate artifice; as, to swindle a man out of his property.
    Lammote . . . has swindled one of them out of three hundred livres.   --Carlyle.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Swin·dle, n. The act or process of swindling; a cheat.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : the act of swindling by some fraudulent scheme; "that book
          is a fraud" [syn: cheat, rig]
      v : deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my
          inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted
          her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little
          change" [syn: victimize, rook, goldbrick, nobble,
           diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, con]