sham

suomi-englanti sanakirja

sham englannista suomeksi

  1. lavastettu

  2. huiputtaja

  3. teeskennellä

  4. jäljennös, huijaus, petos, väärennös

  1. näennäinen

  2. jäljennös, väärennös

  3. huijaus, petos, huiputus

  4. huijata, huiputtaa, puijata

  5. Substantiivi

sham englanniksi

  1. Intended to deceive; false.

  2. (ux)

  3. counterfeit; unreal

  4. (RQ:Thackeray Pendennis)

  5. 1881, (w) (translator), ''(w)'' (Oxford: Clarendon Press), VIII.64, p. 592:

  6. For the subject-cities, having secured a moderate form of government, and having no fear of being called to account for their proceedings, aimed at absolute freedom; they scorned the sham independence proffered to them by the Athenians.
  7. A fake; an imitation that purports to be genuine.

  8. Trickery, hoaxing.

  9. A false front, or removable ornamental covering.

  10. A decorative cover for a pillow.

  11. To deceive, cheat, lie.

  12. (RQ:L'Estrange Fables of Aesop)

  13. To obtrude by fraud or imposition.

  14. (RQ:L'Estrange Fables of Aesop) sham fallacies upon the world for current reason.

  15. To assume the manner and character of; to imitate; to ape; to feign.

  16. Champagne.

  17. (RQ:Thackeray Paris Sketch Book)

  18. candle