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put-ons

noun , plural of put-on

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1 a display of emotion or behavior that is insincere or intended to deceive
  • my bravery was all a put-on—I was scared out of my wits
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2 a work that imitates and exaggerates another work for comic effect
  • for a moment, I couldn't tell if the commercial was serious or a deadpan put-on of ads by other insurance companies
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