impostor

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English[edit]

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From Middle French imposteur.

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impostor (plural impostors)

  1. Someone who attempts to deceive by using an assumed name or identity.
  2. (computer graphics) A sprite or animation integrated into a three-dimensional scene, but not based on an actual 3D model.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin impostor.

Noun[edit]

impostor m (plural impostors, feminine impostora)

  1. impostor (someone who uses a false identity)

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin impostor.

Noun[edit]

impostor m (plural impostores, feminine impostora, feminine plural impostoras)

  1. impostor (someone who uses a false identity)

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin impostor.

Noun[edit]

impostor m (plural impostores, feminine impostora, feminine plural impostoras)

  1. impostor (someone who uses a false identity)

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Further reading[edit]

  • impostor” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French imposteur

Noun[edit]

impostor m (plural impostori)

  1. impostor

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin impostor. Cognate with English impostor.

Noun[edit]

impostor m (plural impostores, feminine impostora, feminine plural impostoras)

  1. impostor (someone who uses a false identity)

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]