Did you try the dictionary for this one?
May I help:
a movement made in order to deceive an adversary; an attack aimed at one place or point merely as a distraction from the real place or point of attack: military feints; the feints of a skilled fencer.
–verb (used with object)
prepare or make (something specious, deceptive, or fraudulent): to fake a report showing nonexistent profits.
to pretend; simulate: to fake illness.
to trick or deceive (an opponent) by making a fake (often fol. by out ): The running back faked out the defender with a deft move and scored.
–verb (used without object)
to fake something; pretend.
to give a fake to an opponent.
anything made to appear otherwise than it actually is; counterfeit: This diamond necklace is a fake.
Sports . a simulated play or move intended to deceive an opponent.
Looks like the dictionary supports both words, eh?
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