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Synonyms for counterfeit
ˈkaʊn tərˌfɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. counterfeit, forgery(adj)

    a copy that is represented as the original

    Synonyms:
    forgery

    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

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

    Synonyms:
    onomatopoeic, echoic, onomatopoeical, onomatopoetic, imitative

    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

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

    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

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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. counterfeit(v)

    Synonyms:
    simulate, misrepresent, impersonate

    Antonyms:
    expose, unmask, detect

  2. counterfeit(n)

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

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

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. counterfeit(a)

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

How to pronounce counterfeit?

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How to say counterfeit in sign language?

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How to use counterfeit in a sentence?

  1. Anuj Somany:

    There are many people who easily believe a concocted story as if the counterfeit money can be made by a person with a sugarcane juice machine and not done by a mammoth machinery.

  2. Mark Harris:

    There is a satanic trinity of the dragon, the beast, and the false prophet. Satan is always a counterfeit, listen to me, that is why the religion of Islam is so dangerous. It is the great counterfeit of our generation.

  3. Harvey Pratt:

    Eliminating the flow of counterfeit Native American art and craftwork provides a level playing field for the highly talented, dedicated, and hard-working producers of genuine Native American art, we must protect these authentic American Treasures.

  4. Richard Blumenthal:

    I have been concerned for years about it and why I think the Department of Justice should be investigating, 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.

  5. Hosea Ballou:

    Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.


Translations for counterfeit

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  • vervals, namaakAfrikaans
  • تزويرArabic
  • ялғанBashkir
  • подправен, фалшификация, фалшив, фалшифицирам, подправямBulgarian
  • Fälschung, fälschen, falsch, gefälschtGerman
  • πλαστογραφώ, πλαστός, κίβδηλος, ψεύτικος, παραχαράσσωGreek
  • contrahecho, contrahacer, falsificar, falsificado, contrahechuraSpanish
  • جعلیPersian
  • väärentää, väärä, jäljitelmä, väärennetty, väärennös, jäljiteltyFinnish
  • contrefaçon, contrefaire, contrefaitFrench
  • מזויףHebrew
  • खोटा, जाली, नक़लHindi
  • hamis, hamisítvány, hamisítottHungarian
  • palsuIndonesian
  • contraffare, contraffazione, falso, imitazione, falsificareItalian
  • フェイク, 偽物Japanese
  • ყალბიGeorgian
  • ក្លែងក្លាយ, របស់ក្លែងKhmer
  • namaken, vervalst, namaak, nep, vervalsing, vervalsenDutch
  • fałszować, podróbka, podrobiony, falsyfikat, sfałszowany, podrabiaćPolish
  • falso, contrafação, falsificar, contrafazer, falsificaçãoPortuguese
  • фальшивый, подделка, контрафактный, поддельный, подделать, подделывать, фальшивкаRussian
  • प्रातिरूपिकSanskrit
  • неаутентичан, лажанSerbo-Croatian
  • förfalskad, förfalskning, förfalskaSwedish
  • bandiaSwahili
  • ของปลอมThai

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