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Synonyms for con

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. connoun

    an argument opposed to a proposal

    sting, yardbird, flimflam, bunko game, bunko, convict, inmate, gyp, bunco, con game, confidence trick, confidence game, hustle, bunco game, yard bird


  2. convict, con, inmate, yard bird, yardbirdnoun

    a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison

    confidence game, bunco, inpatient, hustle, convict, bunko, confidence trick, bunko game, con game, gyp, yard bird, bunco game, sting, inmate, yardbird, flimflam


  3. bunco, bunco game, bunko, bunko game, con, confidence trick, confidence game, con game, gyp, hustle, sting, flimflamverb

    a swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property

    confidence game, bunco, insect bite, hustle, convict, bunko, confidence trick, stir, fuss, flurry, stinging, bunko game, con game, gyp, ado, yard bird, bustle, bunco game, pang, sting, inmate, yardbird, flimflam, bite


  4. victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick, nobble, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, gip, hornswoggle, short-change, converb

    deprive of by deceit

    "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"

    rook, cabbage, fiddle, hook, nobble, victimize, gip, shirk, goldbrick, swindle, memorise, snatch, diddle, lift, gyp, kidnap, abstract, toy, abduct, pilfer, filch, purloin, snarf, short-change, defraud, hornswoggle, play, victimise, sneak, bunco, pinch, swipe, short, memorize, learn, scam, mulct, shrink from


  5. memorize, memorise, con, learnadverb

    commit to memory; learn by heart

    "Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?"

    rook, check, nobble, victimize, gip, read, goldbrick, swindle, memorise, get word, take, diddle, study, gyp, determine, see, find out, defraud, hornswoggle, instruct, teach, get a line, bunco, get wind, short-change, pick up, memorize, ascertain, acquire, watch, learn, larn, scam, discover, mulct, hear


  6. conadverb

    in opposition to a proposition, opinion, etc.

    "much was written pro and con"


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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. converb

    study, fix in the mind, commit to memory, learn by heart, con over

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "con":

    scam, with, rip-off, bcr

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  1. Marco Rubio:

    He’s a con man who’s taking advantage of people's fears and anxieties about the future, portraying himself as some sort of strong guy, he’s not a strong guy. He’s never faced real adversity before.

  2. Andrea Constand:

    That was the execution of Bill Cosby signature plan, that previously practiced con that had worked so perfectly on women in the past, that perfect plan that started with trust. That perfect plan that was executed with betrayal. That perfect plan or con that involved no permission. That perfect plan that was going to get him to wherever he was going to wind up.

  3. Joe Pounder:

    Donald Trump is nothing but a con man who will say anything to defraud the American people like he did at Trump University, taking four businesses into bankruptcy or hiring foreign workers over Americans, the crowd at Trump's event wasn't applauding and the American people aren't either.

  4. Emeasoba George:

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  5. Dustin Stockton:

    Essentially, President Joe Biden abandons people when the going gets tough for people. And, you know, in some ways, it's embarrassing to think that in a lot of ways, we bought into what essentially turned out to be a bluff or a con.

Translations for con

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  • يستهلكArabic
  • престъпникBulgarian
  • ošidit, proti, záporCzech
  • conDanish
  • reinlegen, Con, Kontra, Bauernfängerei, austricksen, betrügenGerman
  • ξεγελώ, ενάντιος, απατεωνιά, μείον, μειονέκτημα, κατάδικος, απάτη, πληνGreek
  • timar, estafar, engañar, estafa, contraSpanish
  • کنPersian
  • vedättää, ohjata laivaa, huijata, haittapuoli, rangaistusvanki, petos, haitta, vanki, huijausFinnish
  • inconvénient, duper, arnaque, contre, inconvénients, escroquer, taulard, ConFrench
  • चोरHindi
  • con, kontraHungarian
  • menipuIndonesian
  • contro, carceratoItalian
  • ConHebrew
  • コンJapanese
  • 범죄자Korean
  • conLatin
  • con, bedriegen, fraude, een veroordeelde crimineel, nadeel, voor- en nadelen, een veroordeelde, fraudeurDutch
  • lureNorwegian
  • konPolish
  • vigarista, contraPortuguese
  • conRomanian
  • мошенничество, против, плутовство, контраргумент, надувательство, обмануть, преступница, [[довод]] [[против]], надуть, управлять, обманывать, жульничество, преступник, недостаток, вести, надуватьRussian
  • luraSwedish
  • ஏமாற்றுபவன்Tamil
  • కాన్Telugu
  • แย้งThai
  • aleyhteTurkish
  • КонUkrainian
  • conUrdu
  • ConVietnamese
  • מיטYiddish
  • CONChinese

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