[fey-kuh-ree] /ˈfeɪ kə ri/
noun, plural fakeries.
the practice or result of .
- Fake someone out
verb phrase To bluff or deceive someone; mislead: Bailey had faked out Keuper into using a preempt (1940s+ Sports)
[feyk] /feɪk/ verb (used with object), faked, faking. 1. prepare or make (something specious, deceptive, or fraudulent): to fake a report showing nonexistent profits. 2. to conceal the defects of or make appear more attractive, interesting, valuable, etc., usually in order to deceive: The story was faked a bit to make it more sensational. 3. […]
- Fake tan
noun a cosmetic applied to give skin the color of a suntan; an artificial suntan Word Origin 1950
[fuh-keer, fey-ker] /fəˈkɪər, ˈfeɪ kər/ noun 1. a Muslim or Hindu religious ascetic or mendicant monk commonly considered a wonder-worker. 2. a member of any Islamic religious order; dervish. /fəˈkɪə; ˈfeɪkə/ noun 1. a Muslim ascetic who rejects wordly possessions 2. a Hindu ascetic mendicant or holy man n. c.1600, from Arabic faqir “a poor […]