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dissimulate

verb

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to take on a false or deceptive appearance
  • as an actress she had been trained to dissimulate, so she had no trouble hiding her true feelings offstage as well

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The first known use of dissimulate was in the 15th century

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“Dissimulate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dissimulate. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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