- n. 倾斜；斜面；斜角；伪善之言；黑话
- v. (使)倾斜；伪善地说；说术语
- adj. 倾斜的
stock phrases that have become nonsense through endless repetition
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
a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves);
"they don't speak our lingo"
insincere talk about religion or morals
two surfaces meeting at an angle different from 90 degrees
"The tower is tilting"
"The ceiling is slanting"
- The ship took on a dangerous cant to port.
- There has been a great deal of politician's cant.
- The Prefect was fond of the cant of diplomacy.
The talk about a nasty world and living pure in a nunnery was just the cant of those days.出自： G. Santayana
To condemn an interest in sex is sheer hypocrisy and cant.出自： A. S. Neill
The boat took a sudden yaw..which canted me overboard.出自： J. Smeaton