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fraud

noun  /frɔd/ us  

fraud noun (CRIME)

[U] the crime of obtaining money or property by deceiving people: Convicted of tax fraud, he was sentenced to two years in prison.

fraud noun (FALSE PERSON/THING)

[C] a person or thing that is not what it claims or pretends to be: He says he’s been everywhere and done everything, but I think he’s a fraud.
Translations of “fraud”
in Korean 사기…
in Arabic احتيال…
in French fraude, imposteur…
in Turkish dolandırıcılık, düzenbazlık, sahtekârlık…
in Italian frode…
in Chinese (Traditional) 罪行, 詐騙(罪)…
in Russian мошенничество, мошенник…
in Polish oszustwo, oszustwa, oszust/ka…
in Spanish fraude, impostor…
in Portuguese fraude, embuste, trapaça…
in German der Betrug, der Hochstapler…
in Catalan frau…
in Japanese 詐欺…
in Chinese (Simplified) 罪行, 诈骗(罪)…
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