# User Contributed Dictionary

### Verb

swindling- present participle of swindle

# Extensive Definition

The term Swindle may refer to:

- Swindle, a confidence trick
- Swindle, a kind of fraud
- Swindle (chess), a ruse by which a chess player in a losing position tricks his opponent, and thereby achieves a win or draw instead of the expected loss
- Swindle (film), 2002 crime thriller film starring Tom Sizemore and Sherilyn Fenn
- Swindle (Transformers), several fictional characters in the Transformers universe
- Eilenberg-Mazur swindle, a mathematical proof in knot theory and geometric topology