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hoaxer

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1 a dishonest person who uses clever means to cheat others out of something of value
  • if it sounds too good to be true, you're probably dealing with a hoaxer in a boiler room somewhere

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2 one who makes false claims of identity or expertise
  • his college roommate turned out be a complete hoaxer and not the son of a wealthy shipping tycoon he said he was

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“Hoaxer.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hoaxer. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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