[juhg-ler] /ˈdʒʌg lər/

a person who performs feats, as with balls or knives.
a person who deceives by trickery; trickster.
a person who juggles, esp a professional entertainer
a person who fraudulently manipulates facts or figures

c.1100, iugulere “jester, buffoon,” also “wizard, sorcerer,” from Old English geogelere “magician, conjurer,” also from Anglo-French jogelour, Old French jogleor (accusative), from Latin ioculatorem (nominative ioculator) “joker,” from ioculari “to joke, to jest” (see jocular). Connecting notion between “magician” and “juggler” is dexterity.


pusher (1960s+ Narcotics)


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