false front

noun

Definition of false front

1 : a facade extending beyond and especially above the true dimensions of a building to give it a more imposing appearance
2 : false hair usually used for bangs or curls at the front hairline
3 : appearance or manner intended to deceive

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“False front.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/false%20front. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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