Definition of Fleecers

1. Noun. (plural of fleecer) ¹



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Definition of Fleecers

1. fleecer [n] - See also: fleecer

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fleecers

fledges
fledgier
fledgiest
fledging
fledgling
fledgling(a)
fledglings
fledgy
flee
fleece
fleece worm
fleeceable
fleeced
fleeceless
fleecer
fleecers (current term)
fleeces
fleech
fleeched
fleeches
fleeching
fleecier
fleeciest
fleecily
fleeciness
fleecing
fleecy
fleed
fleeing
fleer

Literary usage of Fleecers

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1. Private Lives of Kaiser William II, and His Consort: Secret History of the by Henry William Fischer (1909)
"After all, "society is divided into two classes,—the fleecers and the fleeced," and, assuredly, it is better to belong to the fleecers or, in this case, ..."

2. The Co-operative Commonwealth: An Exposition of Socialism by Laurence Gronlund (1900)
"That consummate advocate and retainer of our fleecers, — I again use this word ... This is a "remedy" which our fleecers, our plutocrats, guarantee as an ..."

3. The Coöperative Commonwealth in Its Outlines: An Exposition of Modern Socialism by Laurence Gronlund (1884)
"Do we not hear from everywhere the cry of the fleecers: "Foreign markets! ... Did we not say that the fleecers had excellent reasons of their own for ..."

4. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1835)
"... crawling and pushing From out of the cushion, With nibblers and tweezers, The Corinthian fleecers. My sides they are gnawing, My legs they are clawing, ..."

5. The Overland Monthly by Bret Harte (1874)
"After that, whenever he saw- one of the peculiar signs, " Robbers' Roost," "fleecers' Den," or "Fools' Last Chance," Armstrong would shake his ..."

6. The Letters of Franklin K. Lane, Personal and Political by Franklin K. Lane (1922)
"Punched and tapped by every stray Knight of the Golden fleecers. Awaiting a verdict from puzzled doctors. . . . Bless you, I have been through years of ..."

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