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phoney

adjective UK informal ( US phony)
 
 
/ˈfəʊni/
not real: He gave the police a phoney number.Affected and insincereCopying and copiesForgery
Translations of “phoney”
in Vietnamese giả mạo…
in Spanish falso, fingido…
in Thai ซึ่งหลอกลวง…
in Malaysian dibuat-buat…
in Chinese (Traditional) 虛偽的, 假冒的,偽造的…
in Indonesian palsu…
in Russian ложный, липовый…
in Turkish sahte, uydurma, düzmece…
in Chinese (Simplified) 虚伪的, 假冒的,伪造的…
in Polish fałszywy…
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