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KK Pronunciation

〔 ʃæm 〕


〔 ʃæm 〕

Overview of noun sham

The noun sham has 2 senses

Overview of verb sham

The verb sham has 2 senses

  • simulate, assume, sham, feign -- (make a pretence of; "She assumed indifference, even though she was seething with anger"; "he feigned sleep")

  • feign, sham, pretend, affect, dissemble -- (make believe with the intent to deceive; "He feigned that he was ill"; "He shammed a headache")

Overview of adj sham

The adj sham has 1 sense

  • assumed, false, fictitious, fictive, pretended, put on, sham -- (adopted in order to deceive; "an assumed name"; "an assumed cheerfulness"; "a fictitious address"; "fictive sympathy"; "a pretended interest"; "a put-on childish voice"; "sham modesty")