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dissimulation

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2 the pretending of having virtues, principles, or beliefs that one in fact does not have
  • teenagers indulging in dissimulation simply in order to be one of the in crowd

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“Dissimulation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dissimulation. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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