What is cant?

  • (noun): Two surfaces meeting at an angle different from 90 degrees.
    Synonyms: bevel, chamfer
    See also — Additional definitions below

More definitions of "cant":

  • (noun): Stock phrases that have become nonsense through endless repetition.
    Synonyms: buzzword
  • (noun): 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.
    Synonyms: bank, camber
  • (noun): Insincere talk about religion or morals.
    Synonyms: pious platitude