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KK Pronunciation

〔 kænt 〕


〔 kænt 〕

Overview of noun cant

The noun cant has 5 senses

  • buzzword, cant -- (stock phrases that have become nonsense through endless repetition)

  • bank, cant, camber -- (a slope in the turn of a road or track; the outside is higher than the inside in order to reduce the effects of centrifugal force)

  • slang, cant, jargon, lingo, argot, patois, vernacular -- (a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo")

  • cant, pious platitude -- (insincere talk about religion or morals)

  • bevel, cant, chamfer -- (two surfaces meeting at an angle different from 90 degrees)

Overview of verb cant

The verb cant has 1 sense