View definitions for faking


Discover More

Example Sentences

But as faking sincerity is difficult, replicating insouciance is a challenge.

The revelations may sound absurd to the rest of the world, but in Italy faking sick leave is a national pastime.

And if she was faking the smiles, then she must have a damn fine acting coach.

The players tried to kid Lou, suggesting he was “faking” it, or “jaking” it.

Think The Hunger Games, only instead of faking relationships, you fake victimhood.

But there undoubtedly was, with rare exceptions, a suspicion of what is called in slang "faking" about his work.

Which is the harder of belief, the faking of a photograph or the objective existence of winged beings eighteen inches high?

So, what more natural than that mediums should resort to faking?

Five minutes for faking breath,” he cried, “and then on again for that white patch where the water is foaming.

"I believe that fellow is faking," said the sergeant to Nick, as Harrigan left the room.


On this page you'll find 158 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to faking, such as: cloak, disguise, mask, veil, beard, and blind.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.