More definitions of "cant":
- (noun): A characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves).
Synonyms: jargon, slang, lingo, argot, patois, vernacular
- (noun): Stock phrases that have become nonsense through endless repetition.
- (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