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We have found multiple words cant. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

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cant English (Verb Noun) (intransitive) To preach in a singsong fashion, especially in a false or empty manner.. (intransitive) To speak in set phrases.. (intransitive) To speak with the jargon of a class or subgroup.. [...](intransitive) To preach in a singsong fashion, especially in a false or empty manner.. (intransitive) To speak in set phrases.. (intransitive) To speak with the jargon of a class or subgroup.. [...]
cant English (Noun Verb) (coopering) A segment forming a side piece in the head of a cask.. (nautical) A piece of wood laid upon the deck of a vessel to support the bulkheads.. (obsolete) Side, edge, corner, niche.. A [...](coopering) A segment forming a side piece in the head of a cask.. (nautical) A piece of wood laid upon the deck of a vessel to support the bulkheads.. (obsolete) Side, edge, corner, niche.. A [...]
cant English (Adjective) (British, dialect) lively, lusty.(British, dialect) lively, lusty.

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