Translation of "swindle" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /ˈswɪn.dəl/ us /ˈswɪn.dəl/

to get money dishonestly from someone by deceiving or cheating them

They swindled local businesses out of thousands of dollars. 他们诈骗了当地企业几千英镑。
swindle noun [ C ] uk us

Fraud squad officers are investigating a £5.6 million swindle. 反诈骗组的警官们正在调查一桩涉案金额达560万英镑的诈骗案。
swindler noun [ C ] uk /ˈswɪn.dəl.ər/ us /ˈswɪn.dəl.ɚ/

(Translation of “swindle” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)