There are 3 translations of con in Spanish:

con1

Pronunciation: /kɑːn; kɒn/

n

  • 2 (prisoner, convict) [slang/argot] preso, -sa (m,f), taleguero, -ra (m,f) (Esp) [argot/slang]
  • 3 3.1 [colloquial/familiar] (objection) contra (m) the cons outweigh the pros hay menos pros que contras 3.2 (voter) votante (mf) en contra see also pro1 2
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    • Many cons and scams (throughout the world) depend on the greed and dishonesty of the victim to help the scam along.
    • For those who enjoy movies about heists, cons, and double-crosses, this will satisfy.
    • Homes in Writtle, Chelmsford, Springfield and Purleigh have been targeted with three cons used to trick elderly householders.
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    • We see no doubt that the Election Commission came to its decision after bearing in mind the pros and cons of the whole situation.
    • If one is balanced one can weigh the pros and cons of particular situations more easily.
    • Year in and year out the same comments are trotted out as to the pros and cons of the difficulty of the tests.
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    • Too many characters and situations are implausible - you surely wouldn't find such a tame, gentle set of cons in any prison.
    • Let all but death row cons and pedophiles join up out of prison for a pardon.
    • The measure was taken in response to security concerns and is not intended to punish inmates for their fellows cons ' transgressions.

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more

There are 3 translations of con in Spanish:

con2

vt (-nn-)

  • 1 [colloquial/familiar] (deceive) timar [familiar/colloquial], estafar; (sweet-talk) engatusar, embaucar*, camelar [familiar/colloquial]to con sb into/out of sth I didn't want to go: I was conned into it yo no quería ir: me embaucaron or [familiar/colloquial] me camelaron para que fuera I was conned into thinking that … me engatusaron haciéndome creer que … he conned the old ladies out of their savings embaucó a las ancianas y les quitó los ahorros he conned his way into the house by posing as a doctor consiguió meterse en la casa haciéndose pasar por médico
  • 2 (study) [archaic/arcaico] estudiar
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    • "Set in a notebook, learned & conned by rote" From Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare.
    • We hope to show that a logic-based learning method can be applied to less conned learning tasks.
    • Anyone who does know something about it is more likely to have acquired that knowledge in bits by conning books (however carefully) or taking a few workshops on weekends or for a week in the summer.

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more

There are 3 translations of con in Spanish:

Con

  • 1.1
    Conservative
    1.2
    constable

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more