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Another word for mountebank

  1. One who fakes

      1. The sound made by a duck, or any sound like it
      2. A fraudulent healer or incompetent professional, especially a doctor of medicine; an impostor who claims to have qualifications to practice medicine.
      3. Any person who pretends to have knowledge or skill in a particular field; charlatan
      1. A claimant to an abolished or already occupied throne.
      2. One who sets forth a claim, especially a claimant to a throne.
      3. A person who professes beliefs and opinions that they do not hold.
      1. A person who is not what he or she pretends to be; one who deceives, dissembles, is insincere, etc.; fraud
      2. A fraudulent or dishonest person.
      3. A person who assumes an identity or quality other than their own.
      1. One who engages in deception under an assumed name or identity.
      2. A person who pretends to be someone or something that he or she is not, as to deceive or cheat others
      3. Someone who attempts to deceive by using an assumed name or identity.
      1. Something intended to deceive; a hoax or fraud.
      2. A person who claims to be other than what he or she is; an impostor.
      3. Something made or done to cheat or deceive; fraud; sham; hoax
      1. Something said or done to deceive; trick; artifice
      2. A person who deceives or who is not what he or she pretends to be; impostor; cheat
      3. (--- Law) Intentional deception to cause a person to give up property or some lawful right
      1. Anything or anyone not genuine; fraud; counterfeit
      2. One that is not authentic or genuine; a sham.
      3. (Sports) A brief feint or aborted change of direction intended to mislead one's opponent or the opposing team.
      1. A malicious trickster; a fake person, especially one who deceives for personal profit.
      2. A person who makes elaborate, fraudulent, and often voluble claims to skill or knowledge; a quack or fraud.
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Another word for mountebank