passed off

past tense of pass off
as in imposed
to offer (something fake, useless, or inferior) as genuine, useful, or valuable the con man tried to pass off a piece of blue glass as a sapphire

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“Passed off.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Mar. 2023.

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