Synonyms for masquerader

Grammar : Noun
Spell : mas-kuh-reyd
Phonetic Transcription : ˌmæs kəˈreɪd

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Définition of masquerader

Origin :
  • 1650s, from masquerade (n.). Related: Masqueraded; masquerading.
  • As in cheat : noun person who fools others
  • As in sharper : noun cheat
  • As in tartuffe : noun hypocrite
  • As in victimizer : noun cheat
  • As in hypocrite : noun person who pretends, is deceitful
  • As in impostor : noun person pretending to be something else
Example sentences :
  • She had seen him too many times in the Masquerader's Shows at Annapolis.
  • Extract from : « Peggy Stewart at School » by Gabrielle E. Jackson
  • If Gibson is a masquerader in league with Cummings he must be exposed.
  • Extract from : « Spring Street » by James H. Richardson
  • The hopes of the masquerader were depressed by the fears of the real man.
  • Extract from : « A Summer's Outing » by Carter H. Harrison
  • A soft chuckle reached her ear, and she knew that he knew he saw a masquerader.
  • Extract from : « The Brand » by Therese Broderick
  • "But she called me a hypocrite; a Christian masquerader, Dogvane," he said.
  • Extract from : « The Life of a Celebrated Buccaneer » by Richard Clynton
  • Nature herself had cast Mr. Monk in the very mould of a masquerader.
  • Extract from : « Alias The Lone Wolf » by Louis Joseph Vance
  • "The devil is a gentleman," the masquerader insisted firmly.
  • Extract from : « The Day of Days » by Louis Joseph Vance
  • At all events, he would go out until Crailey had come and left again, for he had no desire to behold the masquerader's return.
  • Extract from : « The Two Vanrevels » by Booth Tarkington
  • I am reading that most clever and wonderfully well-written novel, 'The Masquerader.'
  • Extract from : « The Fiction Factory » by John Milton Edwards
  • Twice she had tried to get Hentzi aside and learn what news, if any, had come of the masquerader.
  • Extract from : « The Secret of the Silver Car » by Wyndham Martyn
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