Synonyms for (noun) put-on

Synonyms: prank, put-on, caper, trick, antic, joke

Definition: a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement

Similar words: diversion, recreation

Definition: an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates

Usage: scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists; for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles; drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation


Synonyms: dupery, hoax, humbug, fraud, fraudulence, put-on

Definition: something intended to deceive; deliberate trickery intended to gain an advantage

Similar words: guile, trickery, shenanigan, chicane, chicanery, wile

Definition: the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them)


Synonyms: burlesque, charade, spoof, sendup, mockery, parody, pasquinade, travesty, takeoff, lampoon, put-on

Definition: a composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way

Similar words: imitation, impersonation, caricature

Definition: a representation of a person that is exaggerated for comic effect