con job


noun Informal.

an act or instance of duping or swindling.
an act or instance of lying or talking glibly to convince others or get one's way.

Nearby words

  1. con brio,
  2. con dolore,
  3. con espressione,
  4. con fuoco,
  5. con game,
  6. con maestà,
  7. con man,
  8. con moto,
  9. con rod,
  10. con sordino

Origin of con job

First recorded in 1950–55

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