A trick who plays games or says whatever is necessary to obtain what she wants. Its true definition is, "Confused or meaningless talk . 2: a complex and sometimes ritualistic procedure." Clearly pimpin' ain't easy.
A clerk required to maintain a posh stylish look to appear well educated and a man of power. In order to get well paying jobs or marry a female of noble birth. One had to "play the part." 2.) British A Cockney rhyming slang for a shark.