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con

verb [T]
 
 
/kɒn/ ( present participle conning, past tense and past participle conned) informal
to trick someone, especially in order to take money from them: Thieves conned him out of his life savings. She felt she had been conned into buying the car.Cheating and trickingPlotting and trappingCrime - general words
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