hustler: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (hus'lur), [key]
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
- an enterprising person determined to succeed; go-getter.
- a person who employs fraudulent or unscrupulous methods to obtain money; swindler.
- an expert gambler or game player who seeks out challengers, esp. unsuspecting amateur ones, in order to win money from them: He earned his living as a pool hustler.
- a prostitute.
- a person who hustles.