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false, feigned, made-up.
adulterated, baseborn, imperfect, impure, inferior, irregular, misbegotten, mixed, mongrel, natural, suppositious, Misborn, ungenuine.
seeming, snide, illusive, Astucious, Imposturous.
affected, artificial, assumed, bogus, counterfeit, fabricated, fictitious, forged, fraudulent, invented, mock, phony, pretended, reproduction, sham, simulated, spurious, Concocted, make-believe.
inexact, mendacious, untruthful, casuistic, contrary to fact, sophistical, Misrepresentative, study at false, cooked-up, off the mark.
fictional, invented, trumped-up, hyped up, figmental.
unread, hallucinatory, phantasmagoric, phantasmal, phantasmic.
assumed, feigned, Impostrous.
affected, artificial, bogus, deceitful, ersatz, facade, false, forced, forged, fraudulent, histrionic, imitation, imposture, la-di-da, mannered, mock, ostentatious, overdone, posing, pretentious, showy, stagy, stiff, stilted, studied, synthetic, theatrical, unnatural, Impersonating, Masquerading, counterfeit.
pseudo-, semi, semi-.
Crocker, not genuine, not kosher, soft shell, won't fly.
affectation, attitude, chaser, dissimilation, fake, feigning, front, performance, pose, posture, show, simulation, stall, stance, stunt, Juke, soft soap, sweet talk, shows, phonies, false front, chasers, shuck and jive, bit*.
fake, postiche, sham.
bluster, braggadocio, bragging, bravado, delusion, facade, feint, humbug, lie, pretext, ruse, subterfuge, jiving, false colors, snow*.
charlatan, cheat, con artist, con man, counterfeiter, criminal, deceiver, forger, fraud, imposter, phony, Defrauder.
chicane, drawing card, nark, shill, sitting duck, Seducement, blow off, shills, narks, chicanes, ensnarement, comeon.
co-ordinate, duplication, germination, recurrence, spitting image, knockoff, Germinations, duplications, REPRO, lookalike, Co-ordinates, counterscript, reciprocals.
actor, artificial, bluffer, bogus, bull, charlatan, cheat, cook, counterfeit, deception, fabrication, faker, false, falsify, faux, flimflam, forge, forgery, four-flusher, fraud, fudge, hoax, imitation, imitative, imposition, imposter, impostor, imposture, manipulate, misrepresent, mountebank, phoney, phony, postiche, pretender, pretense, pseud, pseudo, role player, scam, sham, shammer, simulated, sleight, spoof, swindle, trick, unreal, wangle, gold brick, junque, put-on, sham*, plant*.
backslider, casuist, dissembler, hypocrite, pharisee, playactor, smoothie, sophist, tartuffe, two-timer, Attitudinizer, Dissimulator, backsliders, sophists, dissemblers, Pharisees, casuists, smoothies, two-face, lip server, wolf in sheep's clothing.
apery, decoy, forgery, mimesis, pinchbeck, simulation, transcription, Aperies, Mirroring, Paralleling, transcriptions, echoings, matchings.
beguiler, empiric, impersonator, pettifogger, scorner, mockers, beguilers.
burlesque, caricature, cartoon, distortion, exaggeration, farce, lampoon, misrepresentation, parody, satire, spoof, takeoff, travesty.
grandiosity, pompousness, grandioseness.
look-alike, mimeograph, offprint, pic, pix, re-creation, reprinting, Reenactment, Spawning, Xray, PICS, mimeographs, offprints, flimsies, reenactments, re-enactment, chip off old block, look alike, re-creations, reprintings.
adopt, contrive, playact, take on, lay it on thick, aspire to, put up a front, do a bit, make out like.
imitate, impersonate, mimic, pretend.
beguile, betray, bunco, defraud, delude, fool, jive, juggle, mislead, shuck, Illude, fake out, psych out, con, double-cross, take in*, put on*, fake*.
act, affect, assume, bluff, copy, disguise, dissimulate, fabricate, feign, forge, simulate, put on, put on an act.
distort, exaggerate, misrepresent, satirize.
affect, bluff, claim, counterfeit, cover, deceive, defraud, disguise, falsify, forge, imitate, impersonate, masquerade, pose, pretend, show, stage.
Examples of usage:
– The Getting of Wisdom by Henry Handel Richardson
– The Turner Twins by Ralph Henry Barbour
– Left Tackle Thayer by Ralph Henry Barbour
– Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse
– Rival Pitchers of Oakdale by Morgan Scott