charlatan definition

  • noun:
    • A person who makes elaborate, deceptive, and frequently voluble claims to experience or knowledge; a quack or fraud.
    • A malicious trickster; a fake individual, specially one who deceives private profit.
    • One who prates much in his own favor, and makes unwarrantable pretensions; a quack; an impostor; an empiric; a mountebank.
    • one that pretends to knowledge, skill, importance, etc., which he doesn't have; a pretender; a quack, mountebank, or empiric.
    • Synonyms Impostor, cheat, pretender; Mountebank, an such like. (see quack).
    • a flamboyant deceiver; one who lures consumers with tricks or jokes
    • somebody who tends to make fancy, fraudulent, and often voluble statements to skill or knowledge; a quack or fraudulence.
    • A malicious trickster; a fake person, specially a person who deceives for personal revenue.
    • person who prates much inside the very own favor, and tends to make unwarrantable pretensions; a quack; an impostor; an empiric; a mountebank.
    • a person who pretends to knowledge, skill, importance, etc., which he will not possess; a pretender; a quack, mountebank, or empiric.
    • Synonyms Impostor, cheat, pretender; Mountebank, etc. (see quack).
    • a flamboyant deceiver; person who draws clients with tips or jokes

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