What does fraudulent mean?

Definitions for fraudulentˈfrɔ dʒə lənt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word fraudulent.

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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fraudulent in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fraudulent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Wallingford Police Lt. Cheryl Bradley:

    It was a pretty extensive and fraudulent scam on his part.

  2. Segolene Royal:

    Random tests will take place to establish cars are not equipped with fraudulent software.

  3. Justice Minister Michael Keenan:

    We know that the use of fraudulent identities continues to be a key enabler of serious and organized crime and terrorism.

  4. The SEC:

    The shares were later dumped on the unsuspecting public after the stock price soared following fraudulent promotional campaigns.

  5. WhatsApp:

    That could mean communicating with your bank about whether a recent transaction was fraudulent, or with an airline about a delayed flight.

Images & Illustrations of fraudulent

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