hoaxer hoaxer

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who plays practical jokes on others

Usage(s):

  1. Footprints on the muddy banks were later found to have been made by a hoaxer using a stuffed hippopotamus foot.
  2. Or the persistence of the hoaxer.
  3. Most memorable hoaxer in We, the People's history was Mollie Ticklepitcher from Turnip Top Ridge, Jasper, Tenn.

News

  • Fake Alien In Freezer Hoax Lands Chinese Man In Jail

    A fake alien in the freezer has landed a Chinese farmer in jail. According to the bizarre report on Thursday, a man known only as Mr. Li supposedly uploaded a bunch of photographs and a wild story to Weibo, the Chinese government’s answer to Twitter. The confabulating hoaxer said that he observed a UFO landing [...] Fake Alien In Freezer Hoax Lands Chinese Man In Jail is a post from: The Inquisitr
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

Quotes

  • "I will make only one suggestion: hoaxer, if you're reading this, out yourself. I failed to out myself back in the day and the reaction was much worse as a result," Dale wrote on her Skeptic Lawyer blog yesterday.
    on Jan 7, 2009 By: Helen Demidenko Source: NEWS.com.au

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