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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Someone who tricks or cheats people, especially by pretending to be someone else.

Usage examples (36)
  • The man turned out to be an impostor, not a real police detective.
  • At the word impostor, Paul seemed about to speak, but a wave of
  • He is vat you call impostor, cracked; he has vollowed me from Germany.
  • The Schantags issue "fraud alerts" through e-mail when an impostor is found. for more
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