fake


fake
1. noun
1)

the sculpture was a fake

Syn:
forgery, counterfeit, copy, pirated copy, sham, fraud, hoax, imitation; informal phoney, rip-off
2)

that doctor is a fake

Syn:
charlatan, quack, sham, fraud, impostor; informal phoney
2. adjective
1)

fake banknotes

Syn:
counterfeit, forged, fraudulent, sham, pirated, false, bogus; informal phoney, dud
2)

fake diamonds

Syn:
imitation, artificial, synthetic, simulated, reproduction, replica, ersatz, man-made, dummy, false, mock; informal pretend
3)

a fake accent

Syn:
feigned, faked, put-on, assumed, invented, affected
Ant:
genuine, real, authentic
3. verb
1)

the certificate was faked

Syn:
forge, counterfeit, falsify, copy, pirate
2)

he faked a yawn

Syn:
feign, pretend, simulate, put on, affect

Synonyms and antonyms dictionary. 2014.

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