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Phoney

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Noun

1. dissembler, dissimulator, hypocrite, phoney, phony, pretender

a person who professes beliefs and opinions that he or she does not hold in order to conceal his or her real feelings or motives

Adjective

2. bastard, bogus, fake, phoney, phony

fraudulent; having a misleading appearance

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Phoney

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adjective -nier or -niest
1. 
not genuine; fake
2. 
(of a person) insincere or pretentious
noun plural -neys or -nies
3. 
an insincere or pretentious person
4. 
something that is not genuine; a fake

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Phoney

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adjective, noun
alt. sp. of; Informal
phony
, the preferred Brit. sp.

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Phoney

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adj. & n.
Variant of phony.

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