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Often NegativePlay
Charade as a false act usually has a negative connotation, suggesting dishonesty or deceit. SlideThe management's concern for safety was a charade.
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Often used in political context to describe actions taken for show rather than for genuine purpose. SlideThe consultation process was a charade, with decisions made in advance.
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Not Always ObviousPlay
Sometimes, a charade can be difficult to spot, especially if it's well-executed or people want to believe it. SlideTo outsiders, their marriage was perfect, but it was actually a charade.