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What does flimflam artist mean?

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flimflam artist


The phrase flimflam artist refers to a swindler, especially one who goes after a big game and prepares for it carefully.

The origin of the word flimflam is perhaps comes from a Scandinavian origin (compare Old Norse flim "a lampoon".)


Don't trust him! He is a flimflam artist.

This idiom is in the art category

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