What does welsher mean?

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welsh·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. welcher, welsher(noun)

    someone who swindles you by not repaying a debt or wager

Wiktionary

  1. Welsher(Noun)

    A person of Welsh descent; a Welshman.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Welsher(noun)

    one who cheats at a horse race; one who bets, without a chance of being able to pay; one who receives money to back certain horses and absconds with it

Etymology and Origins

  1. Welsher

    The name borne by an absconding bookmaker on a race-course was originally a “Welshman,” in allusion to the old ditty: “Taffy was a Welshman, Taffy was a thief.”

How to pronounce welsher?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say welsher in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of welsher in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of welsher in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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