Meaning of grift
Pronunciation: (grift), [key]
— Slang. Slang.
- a group of methods for obtaining money falsely through the use of swindles, frauds, dishonest gambling, etc.
- money obtained from such practices.
- to profit by the use of grift: a man known to have grifted for many years.
- to obtain (money or other profit) by grift.