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fraud

noun uk   /frɔːd/ us    /frɑːd/

fraud noun (CRIME)

C2 [C or U] the crime of getting money by deceiving people: credit card fraud He is fighting extradition to Hong Kong to face trial on fraud charges.
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fraud noun (FALSE)

C2 [C] someone or something that deceives people by saying that they are someone or something that they are not: She was a psychic who was later revealed to be 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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