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con mannoun [ C ]

/ˈkɑn ˌmæn/ also con artist, /ˈkɑn ˌɑr·t̬ɪst/

a person who uses tricks to cheat people, esp. to get their money or possessions

(Definition of “con man” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)