trickster definition by Webster's New World
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a person who tricks; cheat
Origin: trick plush -ster
trickster definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- 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.