Definitions for fraudulentˈfrɔ dʒə lənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fraud•u•lentˈfrɔ dʒə lənt(adj.)

  1. characterized by, involving, or proceeding from fraud.

  2. given to or using fraud; dishonest.

Origin of fraudulent:

1375–1425; late ME < L


Princeton's WordNet

  1. deceitful, fallacious, fraudulent(adj)

    intended to deceive

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


  1. fraudulent(Adjective)

    dishonest; based on fraud or deception

  2. fraudulent(Adjective)

    false; phony

    He tried to pass a fraudulent check.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fraudulent(adj)

    using fraud; trickly; deceitful; dishonest

  2. Fraudulent(adj)

    characterized by,, founded on, or proceeding from, fraund; as, a fraudulent bargain

  3. Fraudulent(adj)

    obtained or performed by artifice; as, fraudulent conquest

Translations for fraudulent

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


dishonest or intending to deceive

fraudulent behaviour.

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