Ersatz Crossword Clue

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Ersatz Crossword Clue Answer is…

Answer: SHAM

This clue last appeared in the New Yorker Crossword on January 2, 2024. You can also find answers to past New Yorker Crosswords.

Today's New Yorker Crossword Answers

“C’est ___ que tu parles?” (De Niro-inspired line in “La Haine”)
Encouraging start
___ center
Words of assistance
Edith Wharton character who is described as a “ruin of a man” after surviving a crash
Those on the tenure track, for short
Tao, literally
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Clue & Answer Definitions

  • ERSATZ (adjective)
    1. artificial and inferior
  • ERSATZ (noun)
    1. an artificial or inferior substitute or imitation
  • SHAM (adjective)
    1. adopted in order to deceive
  • SHAM (verb)
    1. make a pretence of
    2. make believe with the intent to deceive
  • SHAM (noun)
    1. something that is a counterfeit; not what it seems to be
    2. a person who makes deceitful pretenses

Historical Usage in Crossword Puzzles

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