What are some opposite words for counterfeit?

Antonyms for counterfeit
ˈkaʊn tərˌfɪt

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term counterfeit.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. counterfeit, forgery(adj)

    a copy that is represented as the original

    Antonyms:
    good, honest, veritable, honest-to-goodness, authentic, authenticated, unquestionable, attested, bona fide, documented, old(a), honest-to-god, sure-enough(a), echt, genuine

    Synonyms:
    forgery

  2. counterfeit, imitative(verb)

    not genuine; imitating something superior

    "counterfeit emotion"; "counterfeit money"; "counterfeit works of art"; "a counterfeit prince"

    Antonyms:
    authenticated, honest-to-goodness, unquestionable, sure-enough(a), bona fide, echt, veritable, old(a), genuine, honest-to-god, documented, honest, authentic, attested, good

    Synonyms:
    onomatopoeic, echoic, onomatopoeical, onomatopoetic, imitative

  3. forge, fake, counterfeit(verb)

    make a copy of with the intent to deceive

    "he faked the signature"; "they counterfeited dollar bills"; "She forged a Green Card"

    Antonyms:
    unquestionable, echt, good, veritable, documented, attested, old(a), authenticated, honest-to-god, bona fide, honest-to-goodness, genuine, honest, sure-enough(a), authentic

    Synonyms:
    misrepresent, form, fudge, fake, mould, wangle, spirt, excogitate, manipulate, work, shape, devise, mold, cook, falsify, talk through one's hat, invent, contrive, bullshit, forge, fashion, bull, formulate, hammer, spurt

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. counterfeit(v)

    Antonyms:
    expose, unmask, detect

    Synonyms:
    simulate, misrepresent, impersonate

  2. counterfeit(n)

    Antonyms:
    exposure, detection, unmasking, unveiling, reality, verity, fact, truth

    Synonyms:
    cheat, trick, juggle, fraud, artifice, fabrication, pretense, ruse, sham

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. counterfeit(a)

    Synonyms:
    false, fraudulent, spurious, fictitious, sham, mock, feigned

How to use counterfeit in a sentence?

  1. Richard Blumenthal:

    I believe strongly that federal watchdog agencies have a role in protecting consumers because serious safety concerns are raised by this practice of steering often involving the use of inferior or even salvaged or counterfeit parts.

  2. Mark Harris:

    It is the great counterfeit. That's why we've got to be so careful of political leaders who somehow just like to speak of it as one of the great world religions. Ladies and gentlemen, it is not, in right here in Revelation 13, can't you see where we're moving ? Because in Revelation 13 there is a counterfeit death and there is a counterfeit resurrection.

  3. Susanne Somerville:

    Even though the drug supply in the United States is safe, there are small percentages ... of potential counterfeit drugs. Certainly, there's a lot of evidence of diverted drugs.

  4. Caitlin Carroll:

    It is highly irresponsible for Vermont legislators to promote an importation scheme that would create more avenues for counterfeit drugs to enter the country in the middle of an unprecedented opioid crisis.

  5. La Rochefoucauld:

    Some disguised deceits counterfeit truth so perfectly that not to be taken in by them would be an error of judgment.

How to pronounce counterfeit?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say counterfeit in sign language?

  1. counterfeit

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