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Engelsk substantiv: cant

1. cant (om kommunikasjon) stock phrases that have become nonsense through endless repetition

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)buzzword

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbunk, hokum, meaninglessness, nonsense, nonsensicality

2. cant (om ting) 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

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)bank, camber

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkincline, side, slope

3. cant (om kommunikasjon) a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey don't speak our lingo.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)argot, jargon, lingo, patois, slang, vernacular

Mindre spesifikke uttrykknon-standard speech

Mere spesifikke uttrykkrhyming slang, street name

Samme anvendelse'hood, airhead, applesauce, arse, arsehole, ass, asshole, babe, baby, bad egg, baloney, bay window, besotted, big bucks, big money, bilgewater, bitch, bite, blind drunk, blotto, blowjob, Boche, boffin, boloney, bolshy, bosh, bun-fight, bundle, bunfight, bunghole, bunk off, burnup, butch, butch, buy it, caff, can-do, cert, Chinaman, chink, chuck, clean, cock sucking, cockeyed, codswallop, corker, corporation, crocked, dago, deck, dekko, dibs, dike, ditch, dreck, drool, drop-dead, dyke, feel, folderol, freaky, fuck, fucking, fuddled, gat, ginzo, give, good egg, gook, greaseball, grotty, Guinea, guvnor, hand job, heebie-jeebies, heist, honkey, honkie, honky, hood, hooey, hoof, humbug, Hun, hymie, Injun, jacking off, Jap, jerking off, Jerry, jitters, juice, juice, key, kike, Kraut, Krauthead, legs, loaded, mean, megabucks, Mickey Finn, nick, niff, Nip, nookie, nooky, nosh-up, old man, out-and-outer, paleface, pie-eyed, piece of ass, piece of tail, pile, pint-size, pint-sized, pip out, pissed, pixilated, plastered, play hooky, plum, plumb, pong, poor white trash, poppycock, pot, potbelly, power trip, red man, Redskin, rip-off, rod, roll in the hay, rubbish, runty, sawed-off, sawn-off, schlock, schlockmeister, screaming meemies, screw, screwing, shag, shakedown, shakedown, sheeny, shlock, shlockmeister, shtup, sister, skin flick, skinful, slam-bang, slant-eye, slopped, sloshed, smashed, soaked, some, soup-strainer, soused, sozzled, spic, spick, spik, square, square-bashing, squeeze, squiffy, stiff, straight, stroppy, stuff, stuff and nonsense, suit, swiz, taradiddle, tarradiddle, the shits, the trots, tight, tommyrot, toothbrush, tosh, trash, tripe, tripper, trumpery, tummy, twaddle, uncool, wank, wet, white trash, whitey, wish-wash, wog, wop, yid

4. cant (om kommunikasjon) insincere talk about religion or morals

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)pious platitude

Mindre spesifikke uttrykktalk, talking

5. cant (om gjenstand) two surfaces meeting at an angle different from 90 degrees

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)bevel, chamfer

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkedge

Mere spesifikke uttrykksplay

Engelsk verb: cant

1. cant (om bevegelse) heel over

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe tower is tilting.
The ceiling is slanting.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)cant over, pitch, slant, tilt

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkmove

Mere spesifikke uttrykkcock

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