verb (used with object), shammed, sham·ming.
verb (used without object), shammed, sham·ming.
SYNONYMS FOR sham
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Origin of sham
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OTHER WORDS FROM shamun·shammed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for sham
But seriously, your opinion was rather harsh; he's probably shamming to get excused from duty.The Blue and The Gray|A. R. White
The cunning creature was shamming death beneath the Wasp's stiletto, so artfully that I was taken in.
The shamming of death is exactly what enables the huntress to succeed in her dangerous operation.
Even when he was as strong and well as ever, he spent much time in bed, shamming illness.
It crossed my mind that It might be only shamming, so I looked away and then turned sharply around to catch It.A Holiday in Bed and Other Sketches|J. M. Barrie