Detailed Translations for sham from English to Dutch


sham [the ~] noun

  1. the sham (excuse; story)
    het excuus; de smoes; het voorwendsel; de uitvlucht
  2. the sham (gilt; tinsel)
    het klatergoud; de glitter
  3. the sham (farce; make-believe)
    de schijnvertoning; de façade
  4. the sham (equivocator)
    de veinzer; de draaier
  5. the sham (pretence; pretense)
    de façade; uiterlijke schijn
  6. the sham (pretence; pretense)
    de voorwending

to sham verb (shams, shammed, shamming)

  1. to sham (pretend; feign; do as if)
    beweren; verklaren; pretenderen; stellen; voorgeven
    • beweren verb (beweer, beweert, beweerde, beweerden, beweerd)
    • verklaren verb (verklaar, verklaart, verklaarde, verklaarden, verklaard)
    • pretenderen verb (pretendeer, pretendeert, pretendeerde, pretendeerden, gepretendeerd)
    • stellen verb (stel, stelt, stelde, stelden, gesteld)
    • voorgeven verb (geef voor, geeft voor, gaf voor, gaven voor, voorgegeven)
  2. to sham (do as if; pretend; stage; feign)
    • huichelen verb (huichel, huichelt, huichelde, huichelden, gehuicheld)

Conjugations for sham:

  1. sham
  2. sham
  3. shams
  4. sham
  5. sham
  6. sham
simple past
  1. shammed
  2. shammed
  3. shammed
  4. shammed
  5. shammed
  6. shammed
present perfect
  1. have shammed
  2. have shammed
  3. has shammed
  4. have shammed
  5. have shammed
  6. have shammed
past continuous
  1. was shamming
  2. were shamming
  3. was shamming
  4. were shamming
  5. were shamming
  6. were shamming
  1. shall sham
  2. will sham
  3. will sham
  4. shall sham
  5. will sham
  6. will sham
continuous present
  1. am shamming
  2. are shamming
  3. is shamming
  4. are shamming
  5. are shamming
  6. are shamming
  1. be shammed
  2. be shammed
  3. be shammed
  4. be shammed
  5. be shammed
  6. be shammed
  1. sham!
  2. let's sham!
  3. shammed
  4. shamming
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for sham:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
beweren assert; assertion; claim; statement
draaier equivocator; sham fidget; someone with ants in his pants
excuus excuse; sham; story apology; excuse; justification; thinking up a story; vindication; weathering
façade farce; make-believe; pretence; pretense; sham disguise; façade; front; front view; frontal view; housefront
glitter gilt; sham; tinsel glittering; luster; lustre; sparkle; sparkling; splendor; splendour
klatergoud gilt; sham; tinsel
schijnvertoning farce; make-believe; sham
smoes excuse; sham; story
stellen advancing; postulating
uiterlijke schijn pretence; pretense; sham
uitvlucht excuse; sham; story
veinzer equivocator; sham
voorwending pretence; pretense; sham
voorwendsel excuse; sham; story
- fake; postiche
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
beweren do as if; feign; pretend; sham
huichelen do as if; feign; pretend; sham; stage
pretenderen do as if; feign; pretend; sham
stellen do as if; feign; pretend; sham introduce; postulate; put forward; raise
verklaren do as if; feign; pretend; sham clarify; elucidate; exemplify; explain; expound; illustrate; make something accessible; make something clear; throw light on
voorgeven do as if; feign; pretend; sham
- affect; assume; dissemble; feign; pretend; simulate
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
gefingeerd bogus; faked; false; feigned; fictitious; mean; not genuine; sham; stingy fictitious; fictive; imaginary; invented; notional
onecht bogus; faked; false; feigned; fictitious; mean; not genuine; sham; stingy
onwaar bogus; faked; false; feigned; fictitious; mean; not genuine; sham; stingy amiss; bad; false; faulty; inaccurate; incorrect; off; off target; wrong; wrongly
vals bogus; faked; false; feigned; fictitious; mean; not genuine; sham; stingy bad; badly; blackguardly; evil-minded; false; falsely; low; malicious; mean; perfidious; phoney; roguish; scoundrelly; traitorous; treacherous; underhand; vicious; villainous; with evil intention
- assumed; false; fictitious; fictive; pretended; put on
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bedriegelijk bogus; faked; false; feigned; fictitious; mean; not genuine; sham; stingy
gelogen lied; sham
nagemaakt bogus; faked; false; feigned; fictitious; mean; not genuine; sham; stingy imitated

Related Words for "sham":

  • shaming, shams

Synonyms for "sham":

Related Definitions for "sham":

  1. adopted in order to deceive1
    • sham modesty1
  2. something that is a counterfeit; not what it seems to be1
  3. make believe with the intent to deceive1
    • He shammed a headache1
  4. make a pretence of1

Wiktionary Translations for sham:

  1. fake, imitation
  2. trickery, hoaxing
  1. veinzen, doen alsof

Cross Translation:
sham aanfluiting; persiflage; spotternij; spot simulacre — (religion) (term, surtout au pluriel) image, statue, idole, représentation de fausses divinités.

Related Translations for sham