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shark

noun [C]
 
 
/ʃɑːk/ informal
a dishonest person, especially one who persuades other people to pay too much money for something: People who need a place to live can often find themselves at the mercy of local property sharks.
→  See also loan shark
Translations of “shark”
in Korean 상어…
in Arabic سَمَك القِرْش…
in French requin…
in Turkish köpek balığı…
in Italian squalo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 魚, 鯊魚…
in Russian акула…
in Polish rekin…
in Spanish tiburón…
in Portuguese tubarão…
in German der Hai…
in Catalan tauró…
in Japanese サメ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鱼, 鲨鱼…
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