Tricky vs Chaunter - What's the difference?
As an adjective tricky
is hard to deal with, complicated.
As a noun chaunter is
(uk|slang|obsolete) a street seller of ballads and other broadsides.
hard to deal with, complicated
- They were in a tricky situation.
, date=September 15
, author=Amy Lawrence
, title=Arsenal's Gervinho enjoys the joy of six against lowly Southampton
, work=the Guardian
, passage=It was as comfortable an afternoon as Arsène Wenger could have wished for in a situation that can be tricky
in between internationals and the upcoming Champions League. }}
adept at using deception
- A tricky salesman can sell anything.
(UK, slang, obsolete) A street seller of ballads and other broadsides.
(colloquial) A deceitful, tricky dealer or horse jockey.
The chanter or flute of a bagpipe.
- He was a horse chaunter ; he's a leg now.