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fakery

See definition of fakery on Dictionary.com
  • as infalsehood
  • as inmake believe
  • as inpretense
  • as insham

synonyms for fakery

  • cover-up
  • deceit
  • deception
  • dishonesty
  • distortion
  • fabrication
  • fallacy
  • falsity
  • misstatement
  • perjury
  • prevarication
  • sham
  • tall tale
  • untruth
  • canard
  • dissimulation
  • equivocation
  • erroneousness
  • error
  • fable
  • fallaciousness
  • falseness
  • feigning
  • fib
  • fiction
  • figment
  • fraud
  • hogwash
  • line
  • mendacity
  • pretense
  • story
  • tale
  • untruthfulness
  • whopper
  • yarn
  • fibbery
  • half-truth
  • untruism

antonyms for fakery

MOST RELEVANT
  • frankness
  • honesty
  • openness
  • truth
  • truthfulness
  • uprightness
  • nonfiction
  • reality
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How to use fakery in a sentence

The campers had all likely encountered AI-based fakery before.
WANT ETHICAL AI? HAND THE KEYS TO MIDDLE SCHOOLERS.SARAH SCOLESNOVEMBER 21, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Meanwhile, Kleeman’s depictions of WAT-R and the slick world of showbiz evoke familiar worries about authenticity and fakery and the ways we’re warping nature beyond recognition.
‘SOMETHING NEW UNDER THE SUN’ IS A CLIMATE-CHANGE MYSTERY SET IN HOLLYWOODSMURGUIAOCTOBER 9, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
A growing awareness of deepfakes has also primed people to scrutinize the media they see more carefully, says Toler, as evidenced by how quickly people caught on to the fakery of the Amazon accounts.
DEEPFAKE “AMAZON WORKERS” ARE SOWING CONFUSION ON TWITTER. THAT’S NOT THE PROBLEM.NIALL FIRTHMARCH 31, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
If you ask agency employees about the industry fakery they’ll also tell you they’re fed up with it.
‘PEOPLE HAVE TO BE MORE AWARE OF BULLSHITTERS’: WHY THERE’S A PUSH FOR MORE REALISM IN ADVERTISING NOWKRISTINA MONLLOSJULY 27, 2020DIGIDAY
The Swami was an obvious phony of the baldest fakery, yet he had something.
SENSE FROM THOUGHT DIVIDEMARK IRVIN CLIFTON
Three years of this fakery is enough to try the soul of a saint.
OOGIE FINDS LOVEBERKELEY LIVINGSTON
It is a terrible thing to have spent years perfecting the art of fakery, and then to realize you needn't have faked at all.
SENSE FROM THOUGHT DIVIDEMARK IRVIN CLIFTON
As it was, Jenny Harper was first a symbol of the fakery he intended to destroy, and after that a woman.
LOVE STORYIRVING E. COX, JR.
And there was no fakery about the warmth from the thing over his chest.
THE SKY IS FALLINGLESTER DEL REY
They resort to fakery: one howls, and the other wrinkles his face in great anger.
THE HUMAN SIDE OF ANIMALSROYAL DIXON
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