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verb [transitive] informal con pronunciation in British English /kɒn/
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present tense
I/you/we/theycon
he/she/itcons
present participleconning
past tenseconned
past participleconned
  1. to make someone believe something that is not true, especially in order to get money from them
    He conned them into believing he was ill.
    She was conned out of her life savings.

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