Other Word Forms of Cheat
Origin of Cheat
From Middle English chete, an aphetic form of eschete (“escheat, the reversion of property to the state if there are no legal claimants”). More at escheat.
Middle English cheten to confiscate short for acheten variant of escheten from eschete escheat escheat
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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