Meaning: An absurd pretense intended to create a pleasant or respectable appearance.
A game in which players guess a word or phrase from pantomimed clues.
Synonyms: Farce, pantomime, travesty, mockery, parody, pretense, act, masquerade.
In Hindi: शब्द पहेली.
Use: An example of charade is when a dysfunctional family pretends to be a happy family on the outside.
An example of charade is a game you play where you try to act something out like a movie title without speaking to get people to guess the name of the movie.