Even after the imposture was revealed, however, Taliban leaders remained positive that that their trick could still work.
No, not inevitably; I will even venture to say that imposture is unlikely.
I need only say that the secret of my imposture defied detection.
After they were married, Marf confesses to his wife the imposture he has practised on them.
Where he was now he seemed to be not so much a fallen tyrant as a silly sham and an imposture.
The pretended forgery on Clarendon was nothing but a gross imposture.
Would not men have discovered the imposture in all this lapse of time?
The people had discovered the imposture, though not until they were reduced to the most frightful condition of starvation.
Do you mean to say all our sympathy was wasted and your fit an imposture?
M. Reinack denies the suave suggestion that he was at the bottom of this imposture.