conning 1 of 3

present participle of con


2 of 3

verb (2)

present participle of con


3 of 3

verb (3)

present participle of conn
as in steering
to operate or control the course of there was white-knuckle tension as the captain conned the gunboat through the mine-infested harbor

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“Conning.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jun. 2024.

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