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con

(esp US), conn Nautical
the place where a person who cons a vessel is stationed

con

[SF fandom] A science-fiction convention. Not used of other sorts of conventions, such as professional meetings. This term, unlike many others of SF-fan slang, is widely recognised even by hackers who aren't fans. "We'd been corresponding on the net for months, then we met face-to-face at a con."

CON

(CONsole) A common device name for the keyboard and screen. See Copy con and device names.
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Sharpton responded to Trump on Twitter saying, "Trump says I'm a troublemaker & con man. I do make trouble for bigots.
Politicians, rich con men, security officials, land registry officials and elements in the Judiciary are conspiring to alter land documents at the registries and replace them with forged documents and titles.When the con man invades your land, the police advise you to get court orders to evict them.
He said: "Amir Khan is a con man, they should call him Amir Con.
Gurugram (Haryana) [India], Sept 24 ( ANI ): The Gurugram Police on Monday arrested a con man who posed as a judge from a Telangana court and allegedly duped people by promising them jobs.
BEIRUT: The Internal Security Forces Sunday announced the arrest of a con man suspected of stealing an estimated LL35 million ($23,000), primarily from elderly women.
"You've got to pay extra attention to what he does because he's a bait-and-switch con man," Meeks added.
It turns out that Wednesday is no con man, but the god Odin, brought to America by Vikings but dwindling in power as Americans cease to believe.
said the con man pretended to know him and claimed that he had done business with him before through M.A.'s social media account, which also had his phone number.
A SERIAL con man who stole tens of thousands of pounds intended for city charities was warned he faced a "substantial" sentence after admitting 20 separate charges.
In one case a con man actually put his foot under the tyre of a woman's car, daring her to drive off and was very intimidating.
The warning comes after recent co-operative efforts resulted in three men being intercepted over suspected travelling con man activity.
IN JOHN GUARE'S PLAY Six Degrees of Separation, a young black con man traduces his way into a white, rich, liberal family's midst by posing as the college son of Sidney Poitier who has lost his credit card and wallet.