Synonyms of 'deception'

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