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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -mountebank-, *mountebank*.
English-Thai: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
mountebank    [N] คนหลอกลวง, Syn. phony, pretender, fraud, charlatan, quack
mountebank    [N] คนหลอกขายยา, See also: หมอเถื่อน, Syn. quack
mountebank    [VT] หลอกลวง
mountebankery    [N] การหลอกลวง

English-Thai: HOPE Dictionary [with local updates]
mountebank(เมาทฺ'แบงคฺ) n. คนหลอกลวง,หมอเถื่อน,หมอกำมะลอ,กำมะลอ. vi. ประกาศชวนเชื่อดังกล่าว,หลอกลวง., See also: mountebankery n., Syn. quack,charlatan,

English-Thai: Nontri Dictionary
mountebank(n) ตัวตลก,คนหลอกลวง,นักเล่นกล,หมอเถื่อน

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
mountebank    (n) (m au1 n t i b a ng k)
mountebanks    (n) (m au1 n t i b a ng k s)

Result from Foreign Dictionaries (4 entries found)

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Mountebank \Mount"e*bank\, v. t.
     To cheat by boasting and false pretenses; to gull. [R.]
     --Shak.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Mountebank \Mount"e*bank\, v. i.
     To play the mountebank.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Mountebank \Mount"e*bank\, n. [It. montimbanco, montambanco;
     montare to mount + in in, upon + banco bench. See {Mount},
     and 4th {Bank}.]
     1. One who mounts a bench or stage in the market or other
        public place, boasts of his skill in curing diseases, and
        vends medicines which he pretends are infallible remedies;
        a quack doctor.
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              Such is the weakness and easy credulity of men, that
              a mountebank . . . is preferred before an able
              physician.                            --Whitlock.
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     2. Any boastful or false pretender; a charlatan; a quack.
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              Nothing so impossible in nature but mountebanks will
              undertake.                            --Arbuthnot.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  mountebank
      n 1: a flamboyant deceiver; one who attracts customers with
           tricks or jokes [syn: {mountebank}, {charlatan}]

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