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Noun: hustler  hús-lu(r)
Usage: vulgar
  1. A prostitute who attracts customers by walking the streets
    - streetwalker, street girl, floozie, floosie [non-standard]
     
  2. A shrewd or unscrupulous person who knows how to circumvent difficulties
    - wheeler dealer, operator

Derived forms: hustlers

Type of: chancer [Brit], cyprian [archaic], opportunist, prostitute, self-seeker, trull [archaic], wench [archaic], woman of the street

Encyclopedia: Hustler, Wisconsin