Sharper vs Sharker - What's the difference?

sharper | sharker |


As nouns the difference between sharper and sharker

is that sharper is (dated) a swindler; a cheat; a professional gambler who makes his living by cheating while sharker is (archaic) one who lives by trickery; a conman.

As an adjective sharper

is (sharp).

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

sharper

English

Adjective

(head)
  • (sharp)
  • Noun

    (wikipedia sharper) (en noun)
  • (dated) a swindler; a cheat; a professional gambler who makes his living by cheating.
  • Synonyms

    * chiseler * spiv

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    sharker

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (archaic) One who lives by trickery; a conman.
  • (Webster 1913)