Synonyms of cant in English

: cant1cant2

cant1


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noun

1‘religious cant’

SYNONYMS

hypocrisy, sanctimoniousness, sanctimony, humbug, pietism, affected piety, insincerity, sham, lip service, empty talk, pretence

rare Pharisaism, Tartufferie

ANTONYMS

sincerity

2‘thieves' cant’

SYNONYMS

slang, jargon, idiom, argot, patter, patois, vernacular, speech, terminology, language

informal lingo, -speak, -ese


Synonyms of cant in English

: cant1cant2

cant2


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verb

1‘the deck canted some twenty degrees’

SYNONYMS

tilt, lean, slant, slope, incline, angle, be at an angle

tip, list, bank, heel


noun

1‘the outward cant of the curving walls’

SYNONYMS

slope, slant, tilt, angle, inclination