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wheeler-dealer

noun [C] uk   /ˌwiː.ləˈdiː.lər/ us    /-lɚˈdiː.lɚ/ informal
someone who wheels and deals: He worked in the property business for a number of years, acquiring a reputation as a formidable wheeler-dealer.Dishonest peopleLies, lying and hypocrisyCheating and tricking
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