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Definition:

  1. [adverb] on the negative side; "much was written pro and con"
    Synonyms: in opposition

  2. [noun] an argument opposed to a proposal

  3. [noun] a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison
    Synonyms: vict, inmate, jailbird, gaolbird

  4. [noun] a swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property
    Synonyms: bunco, bunco game, bunko, bunko game, fidence trick, fidence game, game, gyp, hustle, sting, flimflam

  5. [verb] deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"
    Synonyms: victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick, nobble, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp

  6. [verb] commit to memory; learn by heart; "Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?"
    Synonyms: memorize, memorise, learn

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