Definition of Cant


  • two surfaces meeting at an angle different from 90 degrees
  • insincere talk about religion or morals
    - pious platitude
  • a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)
    "they don't speak our lingo"
  • 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
  • stock phrases that have become nonsense through endless repetition


  • heel over
    "The tower is tilting"
    "The ceiling is slanting"
    - cant over
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Cant

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Unscramble cant

11 unscramble word found using the letters cant.

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