forgery Meaning, definition in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "forgery" - English Dictionary

See all translations

forgerynoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈfɔː.dʒər.i/  us   /ˈfɔːr.dʒɚ.i/
C2 an illegal copy of a document, painting, etc. or the crime of making such illegal copies: These banknotes are forgeries. He increased his income by forgery.
(Definition of forgery from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of forgery?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “forgery” in other dictionaries

SMART Thesaurus: Forgery

“forgery”: synonyms and related words:

You can also find related words, phrases, and synonyms in the topics:

Word of the Day
poke

to greet someone on a social networking website by leaving them a special short message

Word of the Day

The cake was made by my sister: how to use the passive in English.
The cake was made by my sister: how to use the passive in English.
by Liz Walter,
June 24, 2015
Look at these two sentences: My sister made the cake. The cake was made by my sister. Both these sentences mean the same. The first is an active sentence: it tells you what the sister did. The second is a passive sentence: it tells you what happened to the cake. Here are

Read More 

burger noun
burger noun
June 29, 2015
a menu on a computer screen comprising three short parallel horizontal lines which the user clicks to see options Definitely use a burger. You could put the settings in the burger menu too. Fix the settings to the bottom of the burger menu and use a vertically scrolling contact list that scrolls behind

Read More