Translation of "phoney" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective phonier, phoniest informal disapproving US also phony uk /ˈfəʊ.ni/ us /ˈfoʊ-/

not sincere or not real

All salespeople seem to have the same phoney smile.
He gave the police a phoney address.
phoney noun uk us

I don’t trust him – I think he’s a phoney.

(Translation of “phoney” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈfəuni/ (comparative phonier, superlative phoniest)

not genuine; fake; false

falso, fingido
a phoney French accent.

(Translation of “phoney” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)