window dressings

plural of window dressing
as in facades
a deceptively attractive external appearance the crime-does-not-pay moralizing is just window dressing for nasty hard-boiled stories

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“Window dressings.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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