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con man

noun, Slang.
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British Dictionary definitions for con man

con man

noun
1.
(informal) a person who swindles another by means of a confidence trick More formal term confidence man
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Slang definitions & phrases for con man

con man

noun phrase
  1. A confidence man (1889+)
  2. One adept at persuasion, esp at dishonest or self-serving persuasion (1900s+)

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Related Abbreviations for con man

con man

confidence man
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