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Unethical behaviorPlay
Using 'cheat' can suggest a serious breach of ethics and trustworthiness. SlideHis reputation was ruined after he was caught cheating on the test.
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Subtle tacticsPlay
Sometimes, 'cheat' may reference small acts of deception not considered grave. SlideHe cheats at cards by hiding aces up his sleeve.
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Not always seriousPlay
'Cheat' may be used playfully among friends referring to minor dishonest acts. SlideYou cheated at the game, but I'll let you off this time!