Part of speech:
Counterfeit or fake; not genuine:
Fraudulent; not genuine; sham; false
Of illegitimate birth or of uncertain origin
A person who pretends to be what he or she is not; specif., one who pretends to be pious, virtuous, etc. without really being so
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