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con 1

British English: /kɒn/
American English: /kɑn/
[colloquial]

noun

transitive verb -nn-

  • 1
    (swindle)
    reinlegen
    [colloquial]
    con somebody out of something
    jemandem etwas abschwindeln od. [colloquial] abgaunern
  • 2
    (persuade) [colloquial]
    con somebody into something
    jemandem etwas aufschwatzen
    [colloquial]
    con somebody into believing something
    jemandem etwas einreden

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There are 3 main translations of con in German:

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con 2

noun, adverb, preposition

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con 3

noun

  • [colloquial]
    (convict)
    Knacki, der
    [colloquial]

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