English dictionary definition of:

cant


Noun

  • stock phrases that have become nonsense through endless repetition
  • 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
  • a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)
  • insincere talk about religion or morals
  • two surfaces meeting at an angle different from 90 degrees

Verb

  • heel over

Thesaurus

argot   bank   bevel   buzzword   camber   chamfer   jargon   lingo   patois   pitch   slang   slant   tilt   vernacular  

Scrabble score for cant


Scrabble score = 6

generated at 05:45:06 on 17-02-20

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