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swindle someone out of something

 and swindle something out of someone
to cheat someone out of something. The crooks tried to swindle her out of her inheritance. The crooks swindled $3,000 out of the old woman.
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swindle sheet

n. an expense account record sheet or book. I turned in my swindle sheet yesterday, and no one challenged the $400 for new shoes.
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On July 10, the police served fresh arrest warrants on the four for allegedly swindling four corporate pension funds of around 3 billion yen between September 2010 and October 2011.
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However, Nogami had advised her that the swindling case and the pooling of funds by divisions should be treated as ''separate'' cases, according to ministry sources.
We object to what was mentioned that he didn't know that the money was extracted from a huge fraud and swindling case.
An American suspect is still sought by the authorities, for allegedly swindling the bank of more than Dh7 million.
Six years for swindling a quarter of a million from an insurance company when road killers, child molesters and the like get away with a fine or just a few months' jail.
Swindling money using bank transfer systems has been on the rise in Japan, with the number of cases coming to 17,900 in 2007 alone and some 25.
LANCASTER - A Lancaster attorney removed himself from a swindling case after his investigator was arrested on suspicion of trying to sway the victim, an 88-year-old man.
Katsutoshi Matsuo, the former Foreign Ministry official at the center of a fraud scandal, pleaded guilty Tuesday to swindling 345 million yen in secret government funds while in charge of helping coordinate overseas trips by Japanese prime ministers between 1997 and 1999.
A CONWOMAN jailed for swindling a widower out of pounds 250,000 broke the heart of the secret daughter she abandoned as a baby.
were found guilty of defrauding, swindling and embezzling DIB of Dh1.
A ROGUE builder dubbed The Fiddler On The Roof was jailed for five years yesterday after swindling pounds 500,000 from dozens of pensioners.
s former chairman Mitsuru Asada, on charges of swindling the government out of 3.
LANCASTER - A Lancaster attorney removed himself from a swindling case after his investigator from Santa Clarita was arrested on suspicion of trying to sway the victim, an 88-year-old man.