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profiteer

  

      n  
1    a person who makes excessive profits, esp. by charging exorbitant prices for goods in short supply  
      vb  
2    intr   to make excessive profits  
  profiteering      n  
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profiteer

  
1   
      n   exploiter, racketeer  
2   
      vb   exploit, fleece, make a quick buck     (slang)   make someone pay through the nose, overcharge, racketeer, skin     (slang)   sting     (informal)  

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