Translation of "cant" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] uk us /kænt/

statements on especially religious or moral subjects which are not sincerely believed by the person making them

Shelley's friendship with Byron was rooted in their shared contempt for cant and hypocrisy. 雪萊和拜倫的友誼源於他們均蔑視假話空話和偽善行為。

special words used by a particular group of people such as thieves, lawyers or priests, often in order to keep things secret


(Translation of “cant” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)