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Synonyms for conkɒn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. con(noun)

    an argument opposed to a proposal

    Synonyms:
    sting, yardbird, flimflam, bunko game, bunko, convict, inmate, gyp, bunco, con game, confidence trick, confidence game, hustle, bunco game, yard bird

    Antonyms:
    pro

  2. convict, con, inmate, yard bird, yardbird(noun)

    a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison

    Synonyms:
    confidence game, bunco, inpatient, hustle, convict, bunko, confidence trick, bunko game, con game, gyp, yard bird, bunco game, con, sting, inmate, yardbird, flimflam

    Antonyms:
    pro

  3. bunco, bunco game, bunko, bunko game, con, confidence trick, confidence game, con game, gyp, hustle, sting, flimflam(verb)

    a swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property

    Synonyms:
    confidence game, bunco, insect bite, hustle, convict, bunko, confidence trick, stir, fuss, flurry, stinging, bunko game, con game, gyp, ado, yard bird, bustle, bunco game, pang, con, sting, inmate, yardbird, flimflam, bite

    Antonyms:
    pro

  4. victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick, nobble, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, gip, hornswoggle, short-change, con(verb)

    deprive of by deceit

    Synonyms:
    rook, cabbage, fiddle, hook, nobble, victimize, gip, shirk, goldbrick, swindle, con, memorise, snatch, diddle, lift, gyp, kidnap, abstract, toy, abduct, pilfer, filch, purloin, snarf, short-change, defraud, hornswoggle, play, victimise, sneak, bunco, pinch, swipe, short, memorize, learn, scam, mulct, shrink from

    Antonyms:
    pro

  5. memorize, memorise, con, learn(adverb)

    commit to memory; learn by heart

    Synonyms:
    rook, check, nobble, victimize, gip, read, goldbrick, swindle, con, memorise, get word, take, diddle, study, gyp, determine, see, find out, defraud, hornswoggle, instruct, teach, get a line, bunco, get wind, short-change, pick up, memorize, ascertain, acquire, watch, learn, larn, scam, discover, mulct, hear

    Antonyms:
    pro

  6. con(adverb)

    in opposition to a proposition, opinion, etc.

    Antonyms:
    pro

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. con(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    study, fix in the mind, commit to memory, learn by heart, con over

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

scam, with, rip-off, bcr


Translations for con

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • يستهلكArabic
  • престъпникBulgarian
  • zápor, proti, ošiditCzech
  • conDanish
  • Kontra, Bauernfängerei, reinlegen, austricksen, betrügen, ConGerman
  • πλην, μείον, απατεωνιά, ξεγελώ, μειονέκτημα, κατάδικος, απάτη, ενάντιοςGreek
  • timar, contra, estafar, engañar, estafaSpanish
  • کنPersian
  • haittapuoli, rangaistusvanki, petos, haitta, vanki, huijaus, huijata, ohjata laivaa, vedättääFinnish
  • duper, arnaque, inconvénients, escroquer, inconvénient, taulard, contre, ConFrench
  • चोरHindi
  • kontra, conHungarian
  • menipuIndonesian
  • contro, carceratoItalian
  • ConHebrew
  • コンJapanese
  • 범죄자Korean
  • conLatin
  • bedriegen, voor- en nadelen, een veroordeelde, fraudeur, nadeel, een veroordeelde crimineel, fraude, conDutch
  • lureNorwegian
  • konPolish
  • contra, vigaristaPortuguese
  • conRomanian
  • плутовство, контраргумент, надувательство, надувать, обмануть, вести, недостаток, преступник, жульничество, обманывать, управлять, надуть, [[довод]] [[против]], преступница, мошенничество, противRussian
  • luraSwedish
  • ஏமாற்றுபவன்Tamil
  • కాన్Telugu
  • แย้งThai
  • aleyhteTurkish
  • КонUkrainian
  • conUrdu
  • ConVietnamese
  • מיטYiddish
  • CONChinese

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