sharpy


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sharpy

(ˈʃɑːpɪ)
n, pl -pies
1. an energetic person known for getting things done
2. censorious a swindler or someone who makes a living by cheating

sharp•ie

or sharp•y

(ˈʃɑr pi)

n., pl. sharp•ies.
1. sharper.
2. a very alert person.
[1855–60, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sharpy - an alert and energetic personsharpy - an alert and energetic person  
doer, actor, worker - a person who acts and gets things done; "he's a principal actor in this affair"; "when you want something done get a doer"; "he's a miracle worker"
goffer, gopher - a zealously energetic person (especially a salesman)
2.sharpy - a professional card player who makes a living by cheating at card gamessharpy - a professional card player who makes a living by cheating at card games
card player - someone who plays (or knows how to play) card games
chiseler, chiseller, defrauder, grifter, scammer, swindler, gouger - a person who swindles you by means of deception or fraud
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It took four years for 12-year-old Meaghan Young to grow 30 inches of hair, but just seconds Friday for hairstylist Michele Sharpy to snip it off.
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It must have been the same for Sharpy when he partnered Tony Cottee.
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Brian's record speaks for itself and people seem to forget that Sharpy had five very good years at Huddersfield.
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So, I'm bracing myself for a text or phone call from Sharpy this week, putting the boot in.