- the practice or result of faking.
Origin of fakery
Related Words for fakerycharade, pretext, semblance, cloak, veneer, fraud, farce, mockery, hypocrisy, whitewash, forgery, travesty, prevarication, deception, falsity, misstatement, cover-up, distortion, perjury, untruth
Examples from the Web for fakery
Contemporary Examples of fakery
At various points in her career, she was busted for fakery and for plagiarism.Dead Cool: Madame Blavatsky
January 6, 2010
Historical Examples of fakery
Three years of this fakery is enough to try the soul of a saint.Oogie Finds Love
They resort to fakery: one howls, and the other wrinkles his face in great anger.The Human Side of Animals
And there was no fakery about the warmth from the thing over his chest.The Sky Is Falling
Lester del Rey
It is a terrible thing to have spent years perfecting the art of fakery, and then to realize you needn't have faked at all.Sense from Thought Divide
Mark Irvin Clifton
As it was, Jenny Harper was first a symbol of the fakery he intended to destroy, and after that a woman.Love Story
Irving E. Cox, Jr.