Meaning of “cheat” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ I, T ] uk us /tʃiːt/

B2 to behave in a way that is not honest or fair in order to win something or to get something:

She was caught UK cheating in her French exam/ US cheating on her French exam.
He cheats at cards.

(Definition of “cheat verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)