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Synonyms for quack

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an untrained person who pretends to be a physician and who dispenses medical advice

the harsh sound of a duck

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utter quacking noises

act as a medical quack or a charlatan

medically unqualified

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Temporary deterioration of economic indexes produces expectations of further quackish easing, enmeshing the central bank in a web of its own weaving.
Quackish easing leads households to turn to foreign exchange, foreign bonds, and other riskier financial instruments instead of the domestic stock market.
And quackish apothecaries were also confederate with death.
Michael Shermer was once a born-again Christian and, during his days as a long-distance bicyclist, a patron of a bevy of quackish diets and therapies.
Sleight-of-hand, intentional deception and trickery, and quackish practices are described along with evidence for genuine therapeutic effects.