sham


sham

adjective

Definition of SHAM

1
being such in appearance only and made with or manufactured from usually cheaper materials <a sofa upholstered in sham leather>
Antonyms genuine, natural, real
2
being such in appearance only and made or manufactured with the intention of committing fraud <street vendors selling sham designer handbags to gullible tourists>
Near Antonyms natural; actual, true, valid

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