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"No, indeed; you enchanted us all;" replied the dissimulator.

"Yet we were friends for years," declared the dissimulator, folding his hands with a dreary shake of his head.

WORD ORIGIN

1530s, from Latin dissimulatus, past participle of dissimulare "to disguise, hide, conceal, keep secret," from dis- (see dis-) + simulare (see simulate). Related: Dissimulated; dissimulating.

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