(noun) an argument opposed to a proposal
(noun) a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison
(noun) a swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property
, bunco game
, bunko game
, con game
, confidence game
, confidence trick
(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
(verb) commit to memory; learn by heart
Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?
(adv) in opposition to a proposition, opinion, etc.
much was written pro and con