Definition of hoodwinker in English:

hoodwinker

noun

  • A person who deceives or tricks someone:

    ‘the former CEO will be remembered as one of the great corporate hoodwinkers’
    • ‘They're all a bunch of hoodwinkers, bamboozlers, grifters and swindlers.’
    • ‘This is the new world order, the thieves, the hoodwinkers.’
    • ‘Too many hoodwinkers resort to sweet-talking and give would-be-wives shady marriage promises.’
    • ‘Was Chadwick a hoodwinker, or was he hoodwinked?’
    • ‘The charming Texas hoodwinker is the unreal deal.’

Pronunciation:

hoodwinker

/ˈhʊdwɪŋkə/