fakery
noun see fake V

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • fakery — index false pretense Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • fakery — fake ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not genuine; counterfeit. ► NOUN ▪ a person or thing that is not genuine. ► VERB 1) forge or counterfeit. 2) pretend to feel or suffer from (an emotion or illness). DERIVATIVES faker noun …   English terms dictionary

  • fakery — noun the act of faking (or the product of faking) • Derivationally related forms: ↑fake • Hypernyms: ↑deception, ↑deceit, ↑dissembling, ↑dissimulation * * * k(ə)rē, ri noun ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • fakery — /fay keuh ree/, n., pl. fakeries. the practice or result of faking. [1885 90; FAKE1 + ERY] * * * …   Universalium

  • fakery — noun A fraud or forgery; an act of doctoring, or the product of one …   Wiktionary

  • fakery — Synonyms and related words: acting, affectation, appearance, attitudinizing, bluff, bluffing, cheating, color, coloring, copying, counterfeiting, deception, delusion, disguise, dissemblance, dissembling, dissimulation, emulation, facade, face,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fakery — n. forgery, counterfeiting …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fakery — freaky …   Anagrams dictionary

  • fakery — fak·ery …   English syllables

  • fakery — /ˈfeɪkəri/ (say faykuhree) noun 1. deception, as by sleight of hand. 2. an instance of such deception. {fake1 + (e)ry} …   Australian English dictionary

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