how to pronounce sham

ʃæm

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meanings of sham

noun:

  1. A fake; an imitation that purports to be genuine.
  2. A decorative cover for a pillow.
  3. Trickery, hoaxing.
  4. A false front, or removable ornamental covering.

verb:

  1. To assume the manner and character of; to imitate; to ape; to feign.
  2. To obtrude by fraud or imposition.
  3. To deceive, cheat, lie.

adjective:

  1. Counterfeit; unreal.
  2. Intended to deceive; false.

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