offensive slang To cheat, swindle, or defraud someone, especially in a business deal. From the prejudiced and stereotypical perception that Jewish people are stingy or extortionate. A: "$5,000 is way too much. They're definitely trying to Jew you." B: "Dad! Why on earth would you say something so repugnant?"
See also: jew
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