Sham and Travesty

Sham

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Sham noun – A poor, insincere, or insulting imitation of something.
Usage example: condemned the rigged election as a total sham

Travesty is a synonym for sham in respect topic. In some cases you can use "Travesty" instead the word "Sham" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like hoax, absurd situation.
Nearby Word: shame
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Travesty

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Travesty noun – A poor, insincere, or insulting imitation of something.
Usage example: rigged from the start, his trial was a travesty of justice

Sham is a synonym for travesty in respect topic. You can use "Sham" instead the word "Travesty" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as ridicule, spoof, farce, absurd situation.
Nearby Words: travestied, travestying
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Both words in one sentence

  • Radio / Glenn Beck Personal favorites seem to be "traveshamockery"note travesty+sham+mockery and "evnile."note evil+senile Deadpan Snarker: Being a political commentator, it's no surprise he would sarcastic at times.
  • Then, on election night, as soon as major networks called the race for Obama, he threw a (since then partially-deleted) Twitter tantrum, denouncing the election as a "sham" and a "travesty," and calling for an honest-to-God "march on Washington." His major complaint?
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