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Meaning of "con trick" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CON TRICK

con trick play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CON TRICK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Con trick is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CON TRICK

con amore
con artist
con brio
con dolore
con espressione
con fuoco
con game
con man
con moto
con rod
con sordino
con spirito
Con-Dem
Con.
conacre
conacreism
Conakry
Conan Doyle
conarial
conarium

WORDS THAT END LIKE CON TRICK

brick
can´t take a trick
card trick
confidence trick
Croagh Patrick
dirty trick
do the trick
Downpatrick
Fitzpatrick
hat-trick
Indian rope-trick
Kirkpatrick
out-trick
party trick
Patrick
quick trick
rope trick
strick
three-card trick
trick
turn a trick

Synonyms and antonyms of con trick in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «con trick» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CON TRICK

Find out the translation of con trick to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of con trick from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «con trick» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

骗子伎俩
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Con truco
570 millions of speakers

English

con trick
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

चोर चाल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

خدعة يخدع
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

кон трюк
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

con truque
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কনক ইউক্রেইক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

con truc
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Con trick
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Schwindel
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

詐欺のトリック
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

사기꾼 의 속임수
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Con trick
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

con lừa
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கான் தந்திரம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फसवणे युक्ती
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Hile
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

truffa
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

con sztuczka
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кон трюк
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

con truc
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

con τέχνασμα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

con truuk
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

con trick
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

con trick
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of con trick

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CON TRICK»

The term «con trick» is normally little used and occupies the 141.578 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CON TRICK» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about con trick

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CON TRICK»

Discover the use of con trick in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to con trick and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Blasphemy! Anthems for Atheists
Religion. Is. JustA. Con-Trick. The Teddy Bears' Picnic If you kneel down in a church to pray You'll never hear God's reply Instead they'll ask you to try to pay God's credit's in short supply The Jesus freaks are careful to teach The love of God ...
Nick Gisburne, 2008
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An Introduction to Business Ethics
It is the biggest con trick since the Trojan horse. Any accountant worth his salt will confirm that this is no wild assertion. There is no argument over the extent and existence of this corporate contortionism, the only dispute might be over the way  ...
George D. Chryssides, John H. Kaler, 1993
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We Bought an Island
“This is just the softening up process.” Nevertheless the conversation went along on most conventional lines. He took papers out of his case and asked me some ordinary straightforward questions. “Only a con trick after all then,” I told myself, ...
Evelyn Atkins, 2010
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Dictionary of Modern Colloquial French
entourlouper v. trans. To 'take someone for a ride', to 'play a con-trick on someone', to try and swindle someone. entourloupette n. f. 'Fast one', sharp ruse, trickery. entournures n. f. pl. Etre gêné aux entournures: To be 'short of readies', to lack ...
E A Lovatt Esq, R J H, R. J. H 'erail, 2005
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Last Chance Cafe
The first, and she feels the most likely, is that there is no brooch and this is the first step in an elaborate con trick to get money out of her. But, if there is a brooch, the woman must have been wearing it at some hospital function and Donald ...
Liz Byrski, 2011
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Quantum Buddhism : Dancing in Emptiness - Reality Revealed ...
... nondual awarenessconsciousness, can only be achieved by breaking through the illusion of the world of multiplicity. This dualistic realm is portrayed as a kind of con-trick that a unified field of awareness plays on itself in order to know itself.
graham smetham, 2010
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The Resurgence of Anti-Semitism: Jews, Israel, and Liberal ...
Yen- Statesman's "Koran con trick" issue and, 35 Nagasaki. 105 Nasser, Carnal Abdel, 92 National Centre for Social Research, 8 "Nazi analogy-," 73-78. .See also Zionism/ Nazism analogy Nazism/Nazi Cermany: as evil. 68. 77-78; issue of  ...
Bernard Harrison, 2006
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Practising Social Work
Corden, J. and Preston-Shoot, M. (1987b) 'Contract or con trick? A reply to Rojek and Collins', British Journal ofSocial Work 17(5):535—43. Corden, J. and Preston -Shoot, M. (1988) 'Contract or con trick? A postscript', British Journal ofSocial ...
Christopher Hanvey, Terry Philpot, 2002
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Families and Social Workers: The Work of Family Service ...
A reply to Rojek and Collins', British Journal of Social Work, 17 (1987) 'Contract or con trick: A postscript', British Journal of Social Work, 18 (1988) V. Cormack, ' Principles of casework', Social Work, 4 (1947) C. Cornforth and C. Edwards, Good ...
Pat Starkey, 2000
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Communities of Resistance: Writings on Black Struggles for ...
RAT plays at politics, it is a fake, a phoney - a con trick that makes people think that by moving pebbles they would start an avalanche, when all it does is to move pebbles, if that, so that the avalanche never comes. And because, in Britain, ...
Ambalavaner Sivanandan, 1990

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CON TRICK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term con trick is used in the context of the following news items.
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Essential: voters hate TPP provision, want to outlaw abortion clinic …
... Australia up for the TPP should be tried in the high court for treason; maybe the ordinary voters know a capitalist con trick when they see it. «Crikey, Jul 15»
2
Euro Union – Quo Vadis?
Did the creditor country governments really have a democratic mandate to organize the con trick of getting their banks bailed out and shoulder ... «Social Europe, Jul 15»
3
Northern Powerhouse Minister James Wharton hits back at critics
... being paused with more ambitious plans for the future with no detail and no substance sounds like jam tomorrow and quite frankly a con trick. «ChronicleLive, Jun 15»
4
An alien monetarist creed...
A giant con trick. As a last point, may I point out that while Miliband's faculties might not include strong political leadership gifts, he at least had ... «Hereford Times, Jun 15»
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Police warning: Be wary of fraudsters at cash machines
A third con trick is cash trapping. The fraudster will place a device over the area where the money is released from the cash machine. «Runcorn and Widnes World, Jun 15»
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And so, adieu
We still have articles that follow the paradigm that consultancy is either an indulgence or a con trick. Otherwise (unless of course something's ... «Consultant News, Jun 15»
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South Wales Echo letters: Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Look for the roots of their ideas. there you will find a United Nations Mafia behind the biggest con trick that has ever been perpetrated on ... «WalesOnline, Jun 15»
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Magna Carta: A True Milestone Or An English Con Trick?
Far from being a milestone in human rights and civil liberties, the Magna Carta was an elaborate hoax masterminded to protect the rights of the ... «Swarajya, Jun 15»
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Recognition for B4RN in the Queen's Birthday Honours List
Its the biggest con trick we'll have this century. That's the beauty of these MBEs, if it just raises awareness that other methods can and do work. «thinkbroadband.com, Jun 15»
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An Audience with Jimmy Savile review – Alistair McGowan is …
One big con trick … Alistair McGowan in rehearsal for An Audience With Jimmy Savile. Production photos for the show have not been released. «The Guardian, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Con trick [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/con-trick>. Dec 2019 ».
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