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Word of the Day 4/30/14 Cant

There are quite a few definitions for this word, so to save this from being long, I'm going to pick the first one. Feel free to check the others if you'd like.

Cant (noun, verb)
cant [kant]


noun
1. insincere, especially conventional expressions of enthusiasm for high ideals, goodness, or piety.
2. the private language of the underworld.
3. the phraseology peculiar to a particular class, party, profession, etc.: the cant of the fashion industry.
4. whining or singsong speech, especially of beggars.

verb (used without object)
5. to talk hypocritically.
6. to speak in the whining or singsong tone of a beggar; beg.

Can be confused: jargon, slang.

Synonyms
1. hypocrisy, sham, pretense, humbug.

Origin: 1495–1505; < Latin base cant- in cantus song, canticus singsong, etc., whence Old English cantere singer, cantic song; see chant

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