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a person who cheats at card games: Keep your eyes closely on the cardsharp’s hands.
Not to be confused with:
card shark – an expert cardplayer: He was a card shark who played poker for a living.
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card·sharp(kärd′shärp′) also card·sharp·er (-shär′pər)
An expert in cheating at cards.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
(Card Games) a professional card player who cheats
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
a person who cheats at card games.Also called card′ shark`.
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|Noun||1.||cardsharp - 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
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cardsharp[ˈkɑːdˌʃɑːp] N cardsharper [ˈkɑːdˌʃɑːpəʳ] N → fullero/a m/f, tahur m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
cardsharp[ˈkɑːdˌʃɑːp] n → baro
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995