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con

  
1   
      vb   bamboozle     (informal)   bilk, cheat, cozen, deceive, defraud, diddle     (informal)   do the dirty on     (Brit. informal)   double-cross     (informal)   dupe, gull     (archaic)   hoax, hoodwink, humbug, inveigle, kid     (informal)   mislead, pull a fast one on     (informal)   rip off     (slang)   rook     (slang)   sell a pup, skin     (slang)   stiff     (slang)   sting     (informal)   swindle, take for a ride     (informal)   trick  
2   
      n   bluff, canard, deception, fraud, scam     (slang)   sting     (informal)   swindle, trick  
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con

  
  ( cons    plural & 3rd person present)   ( conning    present participle)   ( conned    past tense & past participle  )
1       verb   If someone cons you, they persuade you to do something or believe something by telling you things that are not true.  
INFORMAL  
(=cheat, trick)  

He claimed that the businessman had conned him of £10,000...      V n of/out of/into n/-ing  
White conned his way into a job as a warehouseman with Dutch airline, KLM...      V way into n  
The British motorist has been conned by the government.      be V-ed, Also V n  
2       n-count   A con is a trick in which someone deceives you by telling you something that is not true.  
INFORMAL   Slimming snacks that offer miraculous weight loss are a con...     
3       n-count   A con is the same as a convict.  
INFORMAL  
4   
    mod cons  
    pros and cons  
    pro  


air-con     
Air-con is the same as air conditioning.  
INFORMAL      n-uncount  
The bus is a 45-seater with air-con and videos.     
chilli con carne     
Chilli con carne is a dish made from minced meat, vegetables, and powdered or fresh chillies.      n-uncount  
Con  
1       n-title   Con is the written abbreviation for constable, when it is part of a policeman's title.  
  (BRIT)  
...Det Con Terence Woodwiss.     
2    Con is the written abbreviation for Conservative.  
  (BRIT)  
...Philip Goodhart MP for Beckenham (Con).     
con artist        ( con artists    plural  ) A con artist is someone who tricks other people into giving them their money or property.      n-count   (=con man)  
con man        ( con men    plural  ) , conman   A con man is a man who persuades people to give him their money or property by lying to them.      n-count  
A few years ago she was the victim of a con man.     

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Con  
1       n-title   Con is the written abbreviation for constable, when it is part of a policeman's title.  
  (BRIT)  
...Det Con Terence Woodwiss.     
2    Con is the written abbreviation for Conservative.  
  (BRIT)  
...Philip Goodhart MP for Beckenham (Con).     


air-con     
Air-con is the same as air conditioning.  
INFORMAL      n-uncount  
The bus is a 45-seater with air-con and videos.     
chilli con carne     
Chilli con carne is a dish made from minced meat, vegetables, and powdered or fresh chillies.      n-uncount  
con     ( cons    plural & 3rd person present)   ( conning    present participle)   ( conned    past tense & past participle  )
1       verb   If someone cons you, they persuade you to do something or believe something by telling you things that are not true.  
INFORMAL  
(=cheat, trick)  

He claimed that the businessman had conned him of £10,000...      V n of/out of/into n/-ing  
White conned his way into a job as a warehouseman with Dutch airline, KLM...      V way into n  
The British motorist has been conned by the government.      be V-ed, Also V n  
2       n-count   A con is a trick in which someone deceives you by telling you something that is not true.  
INFORMAL   Slimming snacks that offer miraculous weight loss are a con...     
3       n-count   A con is the same as a convict.  
INFORMAL  
4   
    mod cons  
    pros and cons  
    pro  
con artist        ( con artists    plural  ) A con artist is someone who tricks other people into giving them their money or property.      n-count   (=con man)  
con man        ( con men    plural  ) , conman   A con man is a man who persuades people to give him their money or property by lying to them.      n-count  
A few years ago she was the victim of a con man.     

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Consulte también:

coin, conic, corny, count

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