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used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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intentional deception — usually for financial gain or ego
  • Pious fraud but quite right: otherwise they'd have one old booser worse than another coming along, cadging for a drink.
    Episode 5 — Lotus Eaters (68% in)
  • And his old fellow before him perpetrating frauds, old Methusalem Bloom, the robbing bagman, that poisoned himself with the prussic acid after he swamping the country with his baubles and his penny diamonds.
    Episode 12 — Cyclops (82% in)
  • Mendicancy: that of the fraudulent bankrupt with negligible assets paying 1s.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (83% in)

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