Meaning of “con artist” in the English Dictionary

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"con artist" in British English

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con artistnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɒn ˌɑː.tɪst/ us /ˈkɑːn ˌɑːr.t̬ɪst/ also con man, con woman, UK also confidence trickster

(Definition of “con artist” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)