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Definition 1: a person who makes deceitful pretenses - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for pseudo in the sense of this definition

(pseudo is a kind of ...) someone who leads you to believe something that is not true

(... is a kind of pseudo ) someone who pretends that famous people are his/her friends

(... is a kind of pseudo ) a contestant entered in a competition under false pretenses

Definition 2: (often used in combination) not genuine but having the appearance of - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where pseudo or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a pseudo esthete
  • pseudoclassic

(pseudo is similar to ...) not genuine; imitating something superior

"counterfeit emotion" "counterfeit money" "counterfeit works of art" "a counterfeit prince"

(pseudo is used in the usage domain ...) a bound form used only in compounds

"`hemato-' is a combining form in words like `hematology'"

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