Charlatan

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Charlatan is a person who falsely pretends to know or be something in order to deceive people.

By: Angelina Wintonick, Sports Editor

Noun.

A person falsely claiming to have special knowledge or skill; a fraud.

The charlatan pretended to be a doctor so he could go into the hospital and steal prescription drugs.