Con job

practised confidence trick; swindle

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • con job — con′ job n. Informal. cvb inf an act or instance of duping, swindling, or persuading by deception • Etymology: 1950–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • con job — n. an act of deception. □ What a con job he tried to pull on us! □ This is not an annual report! It’s a con job! …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • con job — /ˈkɒn dʒɒb/ (say kon job) noun Colloquial a practised confidence trick; swindle …   Australian English dictionary

  • con job — Informal. 1. an act or instance of duping or swindling. 2. an act or instance of lying or talking glibly to convince others or get one s way. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • con job — Australian Slang practised confidence trick; swindle …   English dialects glossary

  • con job — Informal. 1. an act or instance of duping or swindling. 2. an act or instance of lying or talking glibly to convince others or get one s way. [1950 55] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Job for a Cowboy — Datos generales Origen Glendale,Arizona,  Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Job (novela) — Job. Romance de un hombre sencillo Autor Joseph Roth Género novela Idioma Español …   Wikipedia Español

  • Con Passionate — Format Drama Starring Shân Cothi Matthew Graville Ifan Huw Dafydd William Thomas Country of origin …   Wikipedia

  • Job Bicknell Ellis — Nacimiento 29 de enero 1829 Potsdam, Nueva York Fallecimiento 30 de diciembre 1905 Residencia EE.UU. Nacionalidad …   Wikipedia Español


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