Translation of "con" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

con

verb [ T ] uk /kɒn/ us /kɑːn/ -nn- informal

to make someone believe something false, usually so that that person will give you their money or possessions

騙,詐騙,哄騙(通常指錢財)
She felt she had been conned into buying the car. 她覺得自己上當受騙買下了這輛車。
Thieves conned him out of his life savings. 小偷騙走了他一輩子的積蓄。
He managed to con £20 out of them (= get that amount from them by deceiving them). 他從他們那裡騙得20英鎊。
noun uk /kɒn/ us /kɑːn/
TRICK 欺騙

[ C ] informal a trick to get someone's money or make someone do what you want

騙局;圈套;花招
It's a con - you get half the food for twice the price! 這是個圈套——你花兩倍的錢才買到一半的食物!
a con trick 騙局
DISADVANTAGE 劣勢

[ C usually plural ] informal a disadvantage or a reason for not doing something

不利條件;弊病
One of the cons of buying a bigger car is that it costs more to run. 買輛大一點的汽車的缺點是跑起來更費油。
You have to weigh up all the pros and cons of the matter before you make a decision. 作決定之前,你要權衡問題的利弊。
PRISONER 囚犯

[ C ] slang a convict noun

有罪
prefix uk /kɒn-/ us /kɑːn-/

together; with

一起,共同
conspiracy 共謀
consortium 財團
adjective UK

written abbreviation for Conservative

保守黨

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