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Webster's Dictionary 1828

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Chouse


CHOUSE, verb transitive To cheat, trick, defraud; followed by of, in Hudibras; but in America, by out of; as, to chouse one out of his money.

CHOUSE, noun One who is easily cheated; a tool; a simpleton.

A trick; sham; imposition.