counterfeit synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term counterfeit:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. counterfeit, forgery(adj)

    a copy that is represented as the original

    Synonyms:
    forgery, counterfeit

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

  2. counterfeit, imitative(verb)

    not genuine; imitating something superior

    Synonyms:
    onomatopoeic, echoic, onomatopoeical, onomatopoetic, imitative, counterfeit

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

  3. forge, fake, counterfeit(verb)

    make a copy of with the intent to deceive

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

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

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. counterfeit

    Synonyms:
    apocryphal, baseless, disputed, exploded, fabulous, false, fictitious, spurious, unauthorized

    Antonyms:
    accepted, accredited, authentic, authoritative, authorized, certain, current, genuine, legitimate, original, real, received, reliable, sure, true, trustworthy, veritable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. counterfeit(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    forge, make a spurious copy of, imitate wrongfully

  2. counterfeit(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    feign, simulate, sham, put on the appearance of

  3. counterfeit(a.)

    Synonyms:
    forged, spurious, supposititious, fraudulent

  4. counterfeit(a.)

    Synonyms:
    feigned, false, simulated, sham, mock, clap-trap, spurious, put on, make-believe

  5. counterfeit(n.)

    Synonyms:
    forgery, fraudulent copy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

falsified, fake, forged, counterfeiting, counterfeited, false, forgery, infringement, infringing, falsification, bogus, waltz, falsify, pseudo, fraudulent, spurious



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