A person who makes elaborate, fraudulent, and often voluble claims to skill or knowledge; a quack or fraud.
Go away, you overrated charlatan!
by Jaeba April 17, 2003
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A very convincing liar. A scam artist pretending to be interested in your well-being or wants you to be interested in someone else's well-being in order to trick you into handing over your money. A person who manipulates your vulerabilities and appeals to your emotions with a touching story or puppy-dog face before asking for a 'financial' gift.
Televangelists such as Benny Hinn are shameless charlatan.
by darrenspool November 24, 2006
Used in bars etc. Mean a guy who pimps all the good ol' ho's!
Yup! That boy is like a charlatan! He's pimpin' them all!
by Andrew & Jågger-J August 21, 2004
a group of 7 cutie patootie girls that are infamous around the scene and myspace. can be found at most shows in and around central new jersey or new york.
d00d those charlatan girls own the scene
by kaaaate May 15, 2006