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Overview of verb dissemble

The verb dissemble has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) feign, sham, pretend, affect, dissemble

(make believe with the intent to deceive; "He feigned that he was ill"; "He shammed a headache")

2. dissemble, cloak, mask

(hide under a false appearance; "He masked his disappointment")

3. dissemble, pretend, act

(behave unnaturally or affectedly; "She's just acting") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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