1. a person who professes beliefs and opinions that he or she does not hold in order to conceal his or her real feelings or motives
; [syn: hypocrite, dissembler, dissimulator, phony, phoney, pretender]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Dissimulator \Dis*sim"u*la`tor\, n. [L.]
One who dissimulates; a dissembler.