con translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "con" - English-Spanish dictionary

con

noun   /kɒn/ informal
a trick to get someone’s money, or to make them do what you want timo
verb   /kɒn/ ( present participle conning, past tense and past participle conned) informal
to trick someone, especially in order to take money from them timar Thieves conned him out of his life savings. She felt she had been conned into buying the car.
(Definition of con from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

con

verb /kon/ ( past tense, past participle conned)
(informal) to trick or persuade dishonestly estafar, timar He conned her into giving him money.
con man noun ( plural con men)
(informal) someone who cons people. estafador
(Definition of con from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
cn u txt?
cn u txt?
by ,
June 28, 2016
by Colin McIntosh The advent of social media has seen a huge increase in the use of informal abbreviations, many recently added to the Cambridge Dictionary. We have always had abbreviations, of course. Well-known examples include IOU (for “I owe you”), used to give an informal written guarantee that you will pay back a sum of

Read More 

Word of the Day

be as thick as thieves

to be very close friends and share secrets, etc.

Word of the Day

creeping obesity noun
creeping obesity noun
June 27, 2016
obesity which results from incremental weight gain over a number of years More than just a holiday glow: Experts reveal taking a vacation can actually save your LIFE (but there is still a risk of ‘creeping obesity’)

Read More