An act of jugglery or sleight of hand; also, an illusion of the kind created by legerdemain
An act of swindling; trick; cheat; fraud
(Obs.) A trick or fraud
A stratagem, trick, or artifice
A pretext or allegation
The definition of a masquerade is a fancy costume party where the guests wear masks, or to live or act in a false way.
The definition of fraud is something said or done in a dishonest way to trick people.
An untrue statement; a lie or an inaccuracy.
A ruse; a trick.
(Obs.) An impostor; cheat
(Journalism) A gender-neutral abbreviation for copy boy
A technique that exploits a flaw or hidden feature in a video game or computer program.
A sly or artful trick
Shenanigan is defined as mischief, trickery or naughty behavior.
A disarming or seductive manner, device, or procedure:
Any plan, action, or device used to hide one's true objective, evade a difficult or unpleasant situation, etc.; stratagem; artifice
The definition of a stratagem is a plan or scheme intended to outwit an opponent or achieve a purpose.
A clever or skillful trick or deception; an artifice or stratagem.
The definition of a ploy is a scheme or cunning attempt to achieve a desired aim.
The definition of maneuver is a careful and skillful move or series of moves or a scheme or plot that requires skill to carry out.
A device, often with metal surfaces, used as a guide for a tool or as a template
A secret means of controlling a gambling device
The totality of all things possessing actuality, existence, or essence.
Find another word for impostures. In this page you can discover 33 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for impostures, like: impersonations, tricks, swindles, shams, ruses, pretensions, masquerades, impositions, imitations, frauds and falsehoods.