The definition of a decoy is something used to trick or mislead, such as a fake weapon in war or a fake bird used by hunters or something used to lead someone into a trap.
A claimant to an abolished or already occupied throne.
(Software engineering) The entity that performs a role (in use case analysis).
A person who secretly accuses, or gives evidence against, another, often for a reward
Any person practicing clever, specious reasoning
A piece of trickery; a trick.
A person who makes elaborate, fraudulent, and often voluble claims to skill or knowledge; a quack or fraud.
A person who assumes attitudes or manners merely for their effect upon others
One who poses.
A member of an ancient Jewish sect that emphasized strict interpretation and observance of the Mosaic law in both its oral and written form.
The characteristic sound uttered by a duck.
Alternative form of whited sepulchre.
A hidden means of gaining an unfair advantage in a computer game, often by entering a cheat code.
One that attempts to gain wealth and social position unscrupulously.
The definition of a confidence man is someone who gets a victim to trust them before taking their money or property.
Something made or done to cheat or deceive; fraud; sham; hoax
A person who swindles; cheat
An unscrupulous, dishonest person; a scoundrel.
One who violates his allegiance and betrays his/her country; one guilty of treason; one who, in breach of trust, delivers his country to an enemy, or yields up any fort or place intrusted to his defense, or surrenders an army or body of troops to the enemy, unless when vanquished; also, one who takes arms and levies war against his country; or one who aids an enemy in conquering his country.
A puritanical person who tries to impose a strict moral code on others
Crook is defined as a person who is dishonest and who steals things (such as money) that belong to others.
(Australia, New Zealand, slang) A swindler, a gambler.
A pigeon used as a decoy.
A person who assumes an identity or quality other than their own.
A person who practices hypocrisy
Find another word for hypocrite. In this page you can discover 58 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for hypocrite, like: decoy, pretender, faker, actor, informer, sophist, mountebank, God on wheels, fraud, deceiver and casuist.