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fraudulent

adjective
 
 
/ˈfrɔːdjələnt/
intended to deceive someone, for example, to get money: They thought I might try to collect insurance on a fraudulent claim. For a charge of fraudulent trading to succeed, dishonesty would first have to be proved.
Translations of “fraudulent”
in Korean 사기의, 부정의…
in Arabic مُحتال…
in Portuguese fraudulento…
in Catalan fraudulent…
in Japanese 不正な…
in Italian fraudolento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 犯罪的, 欺騙的,欺詐的…
in Russian мошеннический…
in Turkish aldatıcı, sahte, hileli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 犯罪的, 欺骗的,欺诈的…
in Polish fałszywy…
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