Synonyms for Facade:
affected, forced, imitation, Masquerading, synthetic, mock, posing, stiff, mannered, pretentious, theatrical, fake, stilted, fraudulent, showy, stagy, studied, counterfeit, la-di-da, imposture, deceitful, ostentatious, Impersonating, false, overdone, artificial, ersatz, histrionic, unnatural, bogus, forged.
n.corruption, smoke and mirrors, foul play, dishonesty, misconduct, guile, duplicity, Double dealing, deception. balcony, brickwork, alcove, cornerstone, ceiling, catacombs, body, bay, beading, addition. •appearance, often deceptive (noun)
bluff, window dressing, frontage, fake, pretense, guise, front, show, disguise.
frontage, window dressing.
claim, imitation, pretension, falseness, cover, affectation, pose, mannerism, fakery, fraud, deceit, counterfeit, device, front, guise, gimmick, ostentation, imposture, pretense, bluff, charade, air, artificiality, disguise, impersonation, forgery, masquerade, stage, show.
•Other relevant words:
beading, catacombs, addition, deception, cornerstone, brickwork, balcony, body, frontage, bay, window dressing, ceiling, Double dealing, corruption, misconduct, alcove, duplicity, guile, dishonesty.
Usage examples for facade
It had grown from a farm- house and out- buildings to its present state with the help of an architect and a jig- saw; the former utilizing what remained of the house and its barns, and the latter transforming plain pine into open work patterns with which to decorate its gable ends and facade – The Tides of Barnegat by F. Hopkinson Smith