Definition of impostor in English:

impostor

Line breaks: im¦pos|tor
Pronunciation: /ɪmˈpɒstə
 
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(also imposter)

noun

Origin

late 16th century (in early use spelled imposture, and sometimes confused with imposture in meaning): from French imposteur, from late Latin impostor, contraction of impositor, from Latin imponere (see impose).

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