- a person who tricks; cheat
- Myth. any deity or character known for trickery and mischief
Origin of trickstertrick + -ster
- One that swindles or plays tricks.
- often Trickster A mischievous or roguish figure in myth or folklore, often an animal, who typically makes up for physical weakness with cunning and subversive humor.
Derived from trick +"Ž -ster.