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play possum

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  • verbpretend to be dead
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Synonyms for play possum

verb pretend to be dead
  • bluff
  • pretend to sleep
  • put up a bluff
  • roll over and play dead

More words related to play possum

dissemble

verb. disguise, pretend

dissembling

verb. disguise, pretend

feign

verb. pretend

feigning

verb. pretend

put on an act

verb. act a part

sham

verb. trick; pull a hoax
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