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Synonyms for fraudulent
ˈfrɔ dʒə ləntfraud·u·lent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deceitful, fallacious, fraudulentadjective

    intended to deceive

    "deceitful advertising"; "fallacious testimony"; "smooth, shining, and deceitful as thin ice" - S.T.Coleridge; "a fraudulent scheme to escape paying taxes"

    Synonyms:
    double-tongued, two-faced, deceitful, double-dealing, double-faced, ambidextrous, fallacious, duplicitous, unsound

    Antonyms:
    honest, honorable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fraudulentadjective

    Synonyms:
    dishonest, knavish, treacherous, deceitful, deceptive, false, trickish, TRICKY, crafty, wily, collusive, covinous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. fraudulentadjective

    Synonyms:
    deceptive, wily, crafty, subtle, surreptitious, knavish

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How to use fraudulent in a sentence?

  1. President Donald Trump:

    Mail ballots, they cheat. People cheat, mail ballots are very dangerous thing for this country because they're cheaters. They go and collect them. They're fraudulent in many cases.

  2. Beth Lowell:

    Americans might love salmon, but as our study reveals, they may be falling victim to a bait and switch, when consumers opt for wild-caught U.S. salmon, they don’t expect to get a farmed or lower-value product of questionable origins. This type of Seafood Fraud can have serious ecological and economic consequences. Not only are consumers getting ripped off, but responsible U.S. fishermen are being cheated when fraudulent products lower the price for their hard-won catch.

  3. The FDA:

    Flexibility never meant we would allow fraud. We unfortunately see unscrupulous actors marketing fraudulent test kits and using the pandemic as an opportunity to take advantage of Americans' anxiety.

  4. Barbara Underwood:

    Our office has zero tolerance for fraudulent or manipulative conduct that undermines our financial markets, financial institutions have a basic responsibility to play by the rules - and we will continue to hold those accountable who don't.

  5. Errol Stambler:

    Should the marriage be legitimate, then there's nothing wrong with brokering a marriage, if in fact the marriage is fraudulent, then it should be a crime for everybody, not just the people who would be the alleged arrangers of the marriage.


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