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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Con (0.01406 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Con.
English → English
n 1: an argument opposed to a proposal [ant: pro
2: a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison [syn: convict
3: a swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a
person to buy worthless property [syn: bunco
, bunco game
, bunko game
, confidence trick
, confidence game
, con game
adv : on the negative side; “much was written pro and con”
[syn: in opposition
] [ant: pro
v 1: deprive of by deceit; “He swindled me out of my
; “She defrauded the customers who trusted
; “the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little
2: commit to memory; learn by heart; “Have you memorized your
lines for the play yet?”
English → English
, adv. [Abbrev. from L. contra against.]
Against the affirmative side; in opposition; on the negative
side; -- The antithesis of pro, and usually in connection
with it. See Pro
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Conned
; p. pr. & vb. n.
.] [AS. cunnan to know, be able, and (derived from
this) cunnian to try, test. See Can
, v. t. & i.]
1. To know; to understand; to acknowledge. [Obs.]
Of muses, Hobbinol, I con no skill. --Spenser.
They say they con to heaven the highway. --Spenser.
2. To study in order to know; to peruse; to learn; to commit
to memory; to regard studiously.
Fixedly did look
Upon the muddy waters which he conned
As if he had been reading in a book. --Wordsworth.
I did not come into Parliament to con my lesson.
To con answer
, to be able to answer. [Obs.]
To con thanks
, to thank; to acknowledge obligation. [Obs.]
, v. t. [See Cond
To conduct, or superintend the steering of (a vessel); to
watch the course of (a vessel) and direct the helmsman how to