Synonyms of 'deception'

affectation, appearance, disguise, hiding, seeming, hanky-panky, hallucination, gyp, guile, gloss, gilt, front, fraud, flam, feint, falsity, false front, fakery, fakement, fake, face, facade, equivocation, duplicity, dupery, dream vision, dreamland, dream, double-dealing, dissimulation, dissemblance, dishonesty, dirt, dereism, delusion, deceptiveness, deceit, daydream, cunning, covering, concealment, coloring, color, chimera, chicanery, chicane, cheat, casuistry, burial, bubble, bluff, autism, artifice, acting, window dressing, wile, varnish, vapor, trip, trickery, trick, treachery, subterfuge, stratagem, spuriousness, spoof, sophistry, sophism, snow job, simulation, simulacrum, show, sham, semblance, sell, self-delusion, self-deception, self-deceit, secretion, secrecy, screening, ruse, ride, representation, pretext, pretension, pretense, posture, pose, playacting, pipe dream, ostentation, occultation, obscuration, misconception, misbelief, mirage, masquerade, knavery, intrigue, interment, indirection, imposture, impose, illusion, ignis fatuus, hypocrisy, humbuggery, humbug, hoax