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1. sham

noun. ['ˈʃæm'] something that is a counterfeit; not what it seems to be.

Synonyms

  • imitation
  • fake book
  • postiche
  • fake

Antonyms

  • shout
  • specify
  • woman
  • bear

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Rhymes with Sham

  • vandamme
  • vandam
  • mclamb
  • mcclam
  • laflam
  • inghram
  • durham
  • t-lam
  • stram
  • sram
  • panam
  • mme
  • mcham
  • madame
  • kvamme
  • kvam
  • exam
  • dirlam
  • burcham
  • beacham
  • abram
  • wham
  • tram
  • swam
  • stamm
  • stam
  • spam
  • slam
  • siam
  • schramm

Sentences with sham


1. Noun, singular or mass
Leaving enough room for the pillow to fit, sew another seam on the outside of the sham.

2. Adjective
Some comforters include sham covers to make coordinating fabrics and colors easy.

Quotes about sham


1. If you cannot learn to love real art, at least learn to hate sham art and reject it.
- William Morris

2. With all its sham, drudgery, and broken dreams,it is still a beautiful world.Be cheerful.Strive to be happy.
- Max Ehrmann, Desiderata: A Poem for a Way of Life

3. There is no religion without love, and people may talk as much as they like about their religion, but if it does not teach them to be good and kind to man and beast, it is all a sham.
- Anna Sewell, Black Beauty

2. Tarabulus_Ash-Sham

noun. a port city and commercial center in northwestern Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea.

Synonyms

  • Tripoli
  • Lebanese Republic
  • Tarabulus
  • Trablous

3. sham

adjective. ['ˈʃæm'] adopted in order to deceive.

Synonyms

  • put on
  • pretended
  • imitative
  • fictive
  • assumed
  • counterfeit
  • false

Antonyms

  • square shooter
  • undercharge
  • natural
  • close up

4. sham

noun. ['ˈʃæm'] a person who makes deceitful pretenses.

Synonyms

  • trickster
  • cheat
  • ringer
  • fake
  • deceiver
  • pseudo
  • faker
  • name dropper
  • beguiler
  • role player
  • cheater
  • fraud
  • shammer
  • pseud
  • imposter
  • pretender
  • slicker

Antonyms

  • dissuade
  • break even
  • lose
  • bottom out

5. sham

verb. ['ˈʃæm'] make believe with the intent to deceive.

Synonyms

  • bull
  • talk through one's hat
  • play possum
  • take a dive
  • make
  • feign
  • dissemble
  • pretend
  • bullshit
  • affect
  • make believe
  • belie
  • misrepresent
  • fake

Antonyms

  • top out
  • level
  • break
  • unmake

6. sham

verb. ['ˈʃæm'] make a pretence of.

Synonyms

  • simulate
  • feign
  • dissemble
  • pretend
  • act
  • play
  • assume

Antonyms

  • forfeit
  • real
  • disclaim
  • stifle
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