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charade

noun [C]  us   /ʃəˈreɪd/
an act or event that is obviously false, although represented as true: From the beginning we knew who would get the job – the interviews were just a charade.
Translations of “charade”
in Vietnamese làm ngơ…
in Spanish farsa…
in Thai การแสร้ง, หลอกหลวง…
in Malaysian kepura-puraan…
in French parodie…
in German die Scharade…
in Chinese (Traditional) 作假, 顯而易見的作假, 明顯的偽裝…
in Indonesian sandiwara…
in Russian фарс…
in Turkish sahte, sırıtan davranış…
in Chinese (Simplified) 作假, 显而易见的作假, 明显的伪装…
in Polish komedia…
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