Last modified on 29 May 2014, at 13:31

cheaty

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

cheat +‎ -y

AdjectiveEdit

cheaty (comparative cheatier, superlative cheatiest)

  1. (informal, of a person) prone to cheating.
    • 2009 March 4, Zoe Williams, “Paxo, you're a pint of mild”, The Guardian:
      Now, to recap ... ach, you don't need a recap: winning team disqualified; cheaty accountant spoiled play; runner-up team promoted to winning team.
  2. (informal) Involving cheating; fraudulent.
    a cheaty technique