An example of a bilk is a person who never pays in his share when going out to eat.
An example of bilk is to slip away without paying the check.
Made millions bilking wealthy clients on art sales.
Bilk one's debts.
To bilk the police.
Origin of bilk
- Perhaps alteration of balk
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Origin uncertain; perhaps a variant form of balk.