Etymology: back-formation from conycatcher

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  • Cony-catch — Co ny catch, v. t. To deceive; to cheat; to trick. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Take heed, Signor Baptista, lest you be cony catched in the this business. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cony-catcher — Co ny catch er, n. A cheat; a sharper; a deceiver. [Obs.] Minsheu. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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