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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Something that is a counterfeit; A person who makes deceitful pretenses v. - Make believe with the intent to deceive; Make a pretence of adj. - Adopted in order to deceive.

Usage examples (29)
  • The term sham derives from the root shameful I believe.
  • Afghans not to participate in what it called a sham vote.
  • Afghans not to participate in what it called a sham election.
  • It's warning Afghans not to participate in what it calls a sham election. for more
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