a person who makes deceitful pretenses (Freq. 1)
imposter, ↑impostor, ↑pretender, ↑fake, ↑fraud, ↑sham, ↑shammer, ↑pseudo, ↑pseud, ↑role player
Derivationally related forms: ↑sham (for: ↑shammer), ↑sham (for: ↑sham), ↑fake, ↑fake (for: ↑fake), ↑pretend (for: ↑pretender)
Hypernyms: ↑deceiver, ↑cheat, ↑cheater, ↑trickster, ↑beguiler, ↑slicker
Hyponyms: ↑name dropper, ↑ringer

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faker [faker fakers] [feɪkə(r)] ; [feɪkər] noun
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