- Word Combinations (noun)
|part of speech:
||one who deceitfully claims to possess a particular skill or expertise; fraud; quack.
Many who claimed to be able to communicate with the dead were shown to be charlatans.
- similar words:
- mountebank, quack
||adventurer, fake, fraud, gyp, humbug, phony
||charlatanistic (adj.), charlatanism (n.)