Pronunciation of Dissimulation
/d_ɪ_s_ˌɪ_m_j_ʊ_l_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n/, /dɪsˌɪmjʊlˈe͡ɪʃən/, /dɪsˌɪmjʊlˈeɪʃən/
Antonyms for dissimulation:
revelation, faithfulness, facing, solidity, genuineness, help, exposition, blessing, virtuousness, incorruptibility, benefit, straightforwardness, disclosure, personality, veracity, ingenuousness, dependability, fact, showing, constancy, truth, clarity, artlessness, Sincereness, existence, probity, loyalty, forthrightness, rear, character, respect, good faith, aid, surety, reliability, fairness, reliableness, back, guilelessness, advantage, truthfulness, unaffectedness, frankness, sincerity, stupidity, goodness, plainspokenness, righteousness, meeting, honesty, reality, certainty, openness, plainness, divulgence, honor, integrity, naturalness, uprightness, naivety, substance, decency, openheartedness, simplicity, candor, profit, non-fiction, trustability, telling, trustiness, directness, candidness, trustworthiness, quiet.
Usage examples for dissimulation:
- Mr. Palliser knew the whole story, and what was the use of any little attempt at dissimulation? - "Can You Forgive Her?", Anthony Trollope.
- And because the cacique's purpose was, to see if with dissimulation he might do some hurt, when they saw that the Governor and his men were in readiness, they began to go from the shore: and with a great cry, the crossbow- men which were ready, shot at them, and slew five or six of them. - "A Narrative of the expedition of Hernando de Soto into Florida published at Evora in 1557", A Gentleman of Elvas.
- Still I think that the more women are respected, the more men will desire to be approved by them for what they are in reality, and the less they will care for approval which is obtained by dissimulation. - "The Intellectual Life", =Philip Gilbert Hamerton.