how to pronounce shark

ʃɑːɹk

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meanings of shark

noun:

  1. A person who feigns ineptitude to win money from others.
  2. A sleazy and amoral lawyer.
  3. Someone who exploits others, for example by trickery, lies, usury, extortion.
  4. An ambulance chaser.
  5. A very good poker or pool player. Compare fish (a bad poker player).
  6. A relentless and resolute person or group, especially in business.
  7. A scaleless, predatory fish of the superorder Selachimorpha, with a cartilaginous skeleton and 5 to 7 gill slits on each side of its head.

verb:

  1. To play the petty thief; to practice fraud or trickery; to swindle.
  2. To steal or obtain through fraud.
  3. To fish for sharks.
  4. To live by shifts and stratagems.
  5. To pick or gather indiscriminately or covertly.

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