a deception for profit to yourself
adulterous, cheating(a), two-timing(a)(adj)
not faithful to a spouse or lover
"adulterous husbands and wives"; "a two-timing boyfriend"
cheating(a), dirty, foul, unsporting, unsportsmanlike(adj)
violating accepted standards or rules
"a dirty fighter"; "used foul means to gain power"; "a nasty unsporting serve"; "fined for unsportsmanlike behavior"
An act of deception, fraud, trickery, imposture, or imposition.
Unsporting or underhand.
Unfaithful or adulterous.
Cheating refers to an immoral way of achieving a goal, such as cheating on an exam. It is generally used for the breaking of rules to gain unfair advantage in a competitive situation. Cheating is the getting of reward for ability by dishonest means. This broad definition will necessarily include acts of bribery, cronyism, sleaze, nepotism and any situation where individuals are given preference using inappropriate criteria. The rules infringed may be explicit, or they may be from an unwritten code of conduct based on morality, ethics or custom, making the identification of cheating a subjective process. Cheating can refer specifically to marital infidelity. Someone who is known for cheating is referred to as a cheat in British English, and a cheater in American English. A "cheat" does not have to cheat all the time, but once faced with a challenge that they do actually want to win, they will go back to their cheating strategies.
The numerical value of cheating in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of cheating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of cheating in a Sentence
I hope this sends a clear message that in Rio all athletes should be clean and no one considers cheating.
China is on a glidepath to dominance and is cheating at every turn.
I don't like to use the word' cheat meal' because I think it connotes that there are good and bad foods, you think if you are' cheating,' you are eating a bad food, and it sets up a mind game.
Being in love is sweet as honey, but the taste fades as soon we start squeezing some drops of lemon in it, which are lies, disrespect and cheating.
In business partnerships and marriage partnerships, oh, the cheating that goes on.
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