A person who cheats or tricks others by persuading them to believe something that is not true: the debonair con artist lives by scamming rich women con artists are great at spotting our vulnerabilities
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- Tax preparers who claim they can wipe out your tax bill by exploiting hidden tax loopholes are usually con artists.
- The growth of online shopping has created a wealth of opportunities for con artists.
- The truth is, con artists prefer intelligent people.
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Syllabification: con art·ist
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