In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1charlatán masculinecharlatana feminine
- Please, please keep up the good work exposing the ever-increasing hoards of quacks and charlatans out there.
- The team does not feel the average person today is as ignorant toward shams and charlatans as they might have been just ten years ago.
- That man was proclaimed a fool, a crook and a charlatan up and down the country.
- I saw myself protecting poetry against the pretenders, the charlatans, the fakers.
- Unless, of course, you want to be unmasked for the charlatan and scoundrel you are.
- Take the case of the charlatan who claims to transmit thoughts at a distance.
- If we do not expose him for a fraud and a charlatan we give him credibility.
- We are a laid back people - yet we're not a dumb people, and we will not be fooled by a political charlatan such as yourself.
- They are all a bunch of charlatans and confidence men.
- He despised quacks and charlatans because he admired the power of thought and reason so profoundly.
- But even apart from the reactionary content of their politics, the dearth of substantive analysis brands them as charlatans and imposters.
- They are being led by hypocrites at best, charlatans and con men at worse.
- I'm either a liar, a cheat, and a charlatan, or I'm crazy, and I have these weird visions that are purely from my imagination.
- So he was a liar and a charlatan, every magician is.
- Its history is littered with crooks, con men and charlatans.
- The quacks and charlatans, after all, may not be worth much in terms of delivering on their promises.
- But then we'd expect that - the same thing happened to Newton without him being considered a charlatan or a fraud.
- Whoever promises a quick and easy solution is either a fool, a charlatan or a demagogue.
- Was he the charlatan and opportunist many still claim him to be?
- This is confirmed by the long history of charlatans and quacks who appear highly plausible to the public, but not to experienced doctors.
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