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Synonyms for forgery
ˈfɔr dʒə ri, ˈfoʊr-for·ge·ry

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  1. forgerynoun

    counterfeit, fake

  2. forgerynoun

    The act of forging metal into shape.

    fake, counterfeit

  3. forgerynoun

    The act of forging, fabricating, or producing falsely; especially the crime of fraudulently making or altering a writing or signature purporting to be made by another, the false making or material alteration of or addition to a written instrument for the purpose of deceit and fraud; as, the forgery of a bond.

    counterfeit, fake

  4. forgerynoun

    That which is forged, fabricated, falsely devised or counterfeited.

    counterfeit, fake

  5. forgerynoun

    An invention, creation

    fake, counterfeit

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. forgery

    falsification, counterfeit

    signature, verification, attestation

Princeton's WordNet

  1. counterfeit, forgerynoun

    a copy that is represented as the original


  2. forgerynoun

    criminal falsification by making or altering an instrument with intent to defraud


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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. forgerynoun

    counterfeiting, falsification

  2. forgerynoun


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. forgerynoun

    counterfeiting, falsification, counterfeit, pseudograph, pseudography, (Civ. Law) falsi crimen

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  1. Ben Marter:

    Senator Durbin has been outspoken in his criticism of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and supportive of Ukrainian efforts to reform their economy and defend their nation. This letter is a forgery and was obviously written by somebody with a tenuous grasp of the English language.

  2. Lakshheish M Patel:

    Stock market is fraud and forgery where traders and investors are brutally looted by companies with the support of brokers and exchange. These days, their new partner in crime are Youtuber influencers who fool their viewers.

  3. Raymond Clemens:

    The map has become an historical object in and of itself, it’s a great example of a forgery that had an international impact, and it’s an integral part of the Speculum Historiale, which is a genuinely fascinating manuscript.

  4. Keechant Sewell:

    Vitally important is that 10 more illegal firearms have been taken off the streets of this city that will never be used to victimize another New Yorker, in addition to the illegal guns, the other arrests were for drug sale or possession, forgery, suspended or revoked driver's licenses, reckless endangerment, felony assault, criminal possession of a knife and criminal trespass.

  5. District Judge Randolph Moss:

    You may be putting him in some jeopardy with this allegation, i don't know if there's any merit to( the forgery allegation) or not. but I do know that Mr. Hodgkins was under oath, and I asked him if this was his signature, and he said it was.

Translations for forgery

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  • تزويرArabic
  • фалшификация, коване, фалшификатBulgarian
  • padělání, padělek, podvrhCzech
  • Falsifikat, Schmieden, Fälschung, FälschenGerman
  • πλαστογραφία, πλαστογράφησηGreek
  • forjadura, falsificaciónSpanish
  • väärennös, väärentäminen, taontaFinnish
  • hamisítás, hamisítványHungarian
  • falsificazioneItalian
  • 偽物Japanese
  • 위조Korean
  • falsificatioLatin
  • bedrog, vervalsing, smederij, namaak, smedenDutch
  • podróbka, podrabianie, fałszowanie, kucie, falsyfikatPolish
  • forjadura, forjamento, falsificaçãoPortuguese
  • ковка, липа, подделка, подлог, фальсификация, фальшивкаRussian
  • skovati, krivotvoriti, krivotvorinaSerbo-Croatian
  • förfalskning, falsifikatSwedish

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