noun see charlatan

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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  • Charlatanry — Char la*tan*ry, n. [F. charlatanrie, from It. ciarlataneria. See {Charlatan}.] Undue pretensions to skill; quackery; wheedling; empiricism. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • charlatanry — index artifice, deception, fraud, hypocrisy Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • charlatanry — charlatan ► NOUN ▪ a person falsely claiming to have a certain expertise. DERIVATIVES charlatanism noun charlatanry noun. ORIGIN Italian ciarlatano, from ciarlare to babble …   English terms dictionary

  • charlatanry — /shahr leuh tn ree/, n., pl. charlatanries. charlatanism. [1630 40; CHARLATAN + RY] * * * …   Universalium

  • charlatanry — char·la·tan·ry || ʃɑrlÉ™tÉ™nrɪ / ʃɑːl n. fraud, deception, quackery …   English contemporary dictionary

  • charlatanry — n. Quackery, empiricism, trickery, deceit …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • charlatanry — char·la·tan·ry …   English syllables

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