(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n., informal, go-getter, live wire, dynamo; slang, gambler, swindler, sharp[er]; slang, prostitute. See activity, stealing, impurity.
(Roget's IV) n.
1. [A professional gambler]
Syn. gamester, bookmaker, plunger; see gambler .
2. [A prostitute]
Syn. whore, harlot, call girl, working girl; see prostitute .
3. [A fast worker]
Syn. person with initiative, man of action, fanatic, cohort, busy bee, enthusiast, human dynamo, worker, pusher, workaholic, devotee, bug*, nut*, freak*, live wire*, go-getter*, Johnny-on-the-spot*, speed-up man*; see also zealot .
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.
Sl. con artist, ' rip-off artist, flim-flam man, scam artist, grifter, swindler, ' shark, thief, fast talker, enterpriser, go-getter.
(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun An intensely energetic, enthusiastic person: dynamo. Informal: eager beaver, go-getter, live wire. See CONCERN.

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