Part of speech:
A person who deceives or who is not what he or she pretends to be; impostor; cheat
An act of deception or fraud; that which is the means of fraud or deception; a fraud; a trick; imposition; imposture.
The definition of a quack is the sound a duck makes, or a person who claims to have a specific skilled that he does not have.
One who engages in deception under an assumed name or identity.
A person who relies solely on practical experience rather than on scientific principles
A hawker of quack medicines who attracts customers with stories, jokes, or tricks.
Something not genuine; sham; fake
An imitation that is meant to deceive; counterfeit
Anything or anyone not genuine; fraud; counterfeit
One who sets forth a claim, especially a claimant to a throne.
Something made or done to cheat or deceive; fraud; sham; hoax
Find another word for charlatan. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for charlatan, like: faker, fraud, cheat, quack, impostor, empiric, imposter, mountebank, phony, sham and fake.