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con

noun [C]
 
/kɒn/ ( also confidence trick)
a trick to get someone's money, or to make them do what you want: What seemed like a great investment opportunity turned out to be an elaborate con. a con trick/game a con merchant/artist
Translations of “con”
in Korean 속임수…
in Arabic نَصب, خِذعة…
in Portuguese trapaça…
in Catalan estafa, ensarronada…
in Japanese ぺてん, 詐欺…
in Italian truffa, fregatura…
in Chinese (Traditional) 欺騙, 騙局, 圈套…
in Russian мошенничество…
in Turkish alavere dalavere, dolap, dümen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 欺骗, 骗局, 圈套…
in Polish kant…
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