Synonyms of bilk in English:


See US English definition of bilk

See UK English definition of bilk

See Spanish definition of burlar


1‘thousands of investors claimed they had been bilked by his schemes’

swindle, defraud, cheat, fleece, exploit
deceive, trick
informal con, bamboozle, do, diddle, sting, rip off, screw, shaft, take for a ride, take to the cleaners, pull a fast one on, put one over on, sell someone a pup, gull, rook, finagle, clip, skin
British informal swizzle
North American informal stiff, euchre, bunco, hornswoggle, sucker, snooker
Australian informal pull a swifty on
archaic cozen, sharp
rare mulct, do someone in the eye