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See definition of imposter on Dictionary.com
  • as inmountebank
  • as indeceiver
  • as inposer
  • as intrickster
  • as incharlatan

synonyms for imposter

  • cheat
  • grifter
  • swindler
  • con man/woman
  • rip-off artist
  • con artist
  • cheat
  • deceiver
  • swindler
  • charlatan
  • con man
  • confidence man
  • conniver
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How to use imposter in a sentence

You’re either a crewmate or an impostor, and no one else knows.
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Crewmates win by finishing tasks, or identifying and ejecting all the impostors before you’re outnumbered.
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Patrick Lucas AustinAvailable on Nintendo SwitchDeception is the name of the game in Among Us, a kind of digital Clue in which you’re tasked with “sussing” out the impostor on your starship.
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Representation in senior positions is also essential for curbing impostor syndrome, which affects women more than men.
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He looked upon her as a species of imposter; a guilty woman in the guise of an innocent one.
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"Some imposter who wished to come into the town barefoot, perhaps, and so excite our sympathies," said Miss Chant.
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He wanted to run, to burst away from the imposter, but the guy was shaking so hard Bart couldn't just leave him standing there.
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"Some imposter must have assumed it," suggested the officer.
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If old Urique knew you were an imposter, what sort of things would happen to you?
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The audience looked around at Jethro with scornful faces, evidently considering him an imposter.
DULCIBELHENRY PETERSON
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WORDS RELATED TO IMPOSTER

  • cheat
  • con
  • con artist
  • fake
  • fraud
  • imposter
  • mountebank
  • phony
  • pretender
  • quack
  • rip-off artist
  • sham
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.