shammer

Definitions of shammer
  1. noun
    someone shirking their duty by feigning illness or incapacity
    synonyms: malingerer, skulker
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    type of:
    shirker, slacker
    a person who shirks his work or duty (especially one who tries to evade military service in wartime)
  2. noun
    a person who makes deceitful pretenses
    synonyms: fake, faker, fraud, humbug, imposter, impostor, pretender, pseud, pseudo, role player, sham
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    types:
    name dropper
    someone who pretends that famous people are his/her friends
    ringer
    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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