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Synonyms for charlatan
ˈʃɑr lə tnchar·la·tan

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Wiktionary

  1. charlatannoun

    Synonyms:
    con-man, con-artist, fake, impostor, mountebank, fraud, imposter, fraudster, phony, swindler

  2. charlatannoun

    A malicious trickster; a fake person, especially one who deceives for personal profit.

    Synonyms:
    fraudster, swindler, con-man, fake, mountebank, con-artist, imposter, impostor, phony, fraud

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mountebank, charlatannoun

    a flamboyant deceiver; one who attracts customers with tricks or jokes

    Synonyms:
    mountebank

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. charlatannoun

    Synonyms:
    quack, empiric, mountebank, pretender, impostor, cheat

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. charlatannoun

    Synonyms:
    pretender, quack, impostor, fraud, cheat, mountebank, empiric

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "charlatan":

    quack, faker, hack, healer

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#6134fake
#8412hack
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#30702phony
#40223quack
#69823imposter
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#108894charlatan
#128417swindler
#130303faker
#135751fraudster

How to use charlatan in a sentence?

  1. Elbert Hubbard:

    The man who craves disciples and wants followers is always more or less of a charlatan. The man of genuine worth and insight wants to be himself; and he wants others to be themselves, also.

  2. Laksheish M Patel:

    SBIcap securities like most other stock brokerage firms is a charlatan that dupes its clients


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