charade


charade

noun

Definition of CHARADE

a display of emotion or behavior that is insincere or intended to deceive <put on a convincing charade to keep her from knowing about the surprise party>
Synonyms act, airs, charade, disguise, facade (also façade), front, guise, playacting, pose, pretense (or pretence), put-on, semblance, show

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