Definitions of shammer

n someone shirking their duty by feigning illness or incapacity

malingerer, skulker
Type of:
shirker, slacker
a person who shirks his work or duty (especially one who tries to evade military service in wartime)

n a person who makes deceitful pretenses

fake, faker, fraud, imposter, impostor, pretender, pseud, pseudo, role player, sham
name dropper
someone who pretends that famous people are his/her friends
a contestant entered in a competition under false pretenses
Type of:
beguiler, cheat, cheater, deceiver, slicker, trickster
someone who leads you to believe something that is not true

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