Noun(1) a word acted out in an episode of the game of charades(2) making a false outward show
(1) The charade was kept up for a long time, far too long, but all that has changed now.(2) Unfortunately, I cannot say the same for the final executive meeting which was a charade of democracy.(3) Willing to humor him though, just to see what he was up to, I continued the charade .(4) In place of a serious investigation, the FBI has mounted an elaborate charade .(5) Maybe it's time we dropped the charade and accepted that we're as brash and pushy as any New York cabbie ever was.(6) It was an elaborate charade which, through the performance of ritual, disguised the imposition of the royal will.(7) When it's presented in this way, most women can see chivalry for the silly charade it really is.(8) "It is time to end this charade , " she said menacingly.(9) talk of unity was nothing more than a charade(10) This charade of an interview was nothing more than a commercial for appeasement.(11) Cyril confesses to never taking to parliament as an institution and described it as a charade and a farce.(12) A glance at the list of candidates shows that the whole thing is a charade .(13) The first meeting of the county committee last Thursday was a charade .(14) Or would he have continued this charade and pretended he was going to medical school?(15) We'll probably never know the reasons behind the charade we've just witnessed.(16) This budget is a pure charade with more hidden tax than the publicised ones.
1. farce ::
2. pantomime ::
3. travesty ::
4. mockery ::
5. parody ::
6. pretense ::
7. act ::
8. masquerade ::
Different Formscharade, charades
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