There are 2 translations of cant in Spanish:

cant1

Pronunciation: /kænt/

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1 (insincere talk) hipocresía (feminine)
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    • For cant, humbug and moral spinelessness, this took some beating.
    • It annoyed Flaubert mightily that purveyors of political cant should be greeted with more ballyhoo than gifted poets.
    • Most orthodox historians think that comments like these are mere hypocritical cant.
  • 2 (jargon) jerga (feminine)
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    • The history of various families in Athy, their way of life, religion, superstition, Traveller cures and the Traveller language or cant are all documented.
    • Fagin, Sykes and Dodger use much more Dickensian language and pepper their sentences with thieves' cant.
    • Some were familiar with the culture of the London underworld, and thieves' cant became the ‘flash’ language of the barracks and factories.

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There are 2 translations of cant in Spanish:

cant2

Pronunciation: /kænt/

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 2 [boat/ship] hacer* escorar

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

noun/nombre

  • (no plural/sin plural) (oblique surface) superficie (feminine) inclinada

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