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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

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How to use counterfeit in a sentence?

  1. Nicole Longo:

    PhRMA supports the FDA's efforts to crack down on organizations that are circumventing its robust safety and efficacy requirements, drug importation schemes expose Americans to potentially unsafe, counterfeit or adulterated medicines.

  2. Ryan Ebel:

    This is alarming and will end up with Walmart having similar counterfeit or quality issues like Amazon is having.

  3. James Feldkamp:

    It's saying, 'We're not looking to circumnavigate everywhere and flood the U.S. with a bunch of counterfeit garbage. We're another legitimate channel for U.S. consumers.

  4. Derek Bambauer:

    For Amazon and eBay, it's a question of scale. eBay has had to work on everything from Nazi memorabilia to counterfeit jewelry and one of the hardest parts at their scale is to look at keywords, identify sellers with problems and flag issues.

  5. John Drengenberg:

    When we find a counterfeit product, we notify the public, we are very aggressive. We do not want that mark counterfeited. Retailers don’t want it counterfeited.

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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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