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Synonyms of figurehead

Noun


1. front man, front, figurehead, nominal head, straw man, strawman, deceiver, cheat, cheater, trickster, beguiler, slicker

usage: a person used as a cover for some questionable activity

2. figurehead, figure

usage: figure on the bow of some sailing vessels

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