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impostor

noun [C] uk ( also imposter)   /ɪmˈpɒs.tər/ us    /-ˈpɑː.stɚ/
a person who pretends to be someone else in order to deceive others: He felt like an impostor among all those intelligent people, as if he had no right to be there.
Translations of “impostor”
in Spanish impostor…
in French imposteur…
in German der/die Betrüger(in)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 冒名頂替者…
in Russian самозванец…
in Turkish sahtekâr kimse, şarlatan, dolandırıcı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冒名顶替者…
in Polish oszust/ka…
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