imposture definition

  • noun:
    • The act or instance of participating in deception under an assumed title or identification.
    • The work or conduct of an impostor; deception practiced under a false or assumed personality; fraud or imposition; cheating.
    • The act or conduct of an impostor; deception practiced under a false or assumed personality; fraudulence or imposition; infidelity.
    • The work or conduct of an impostor; deception practised, usually under a false or assumed character; fraud or imposition.
    • An imposing or putting; imposition, or an imposition; whatever is imposed or set on.
    • Synonyms Trick, cheat.
    • pretending becoming someone

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