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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (football) a deceptive move made by a football player; Something that is a counterfeit; A person who makes deceitful pretenses v. - Talk through one's hat; Make a copy of with the intent to deceive; adj. - Fraudulent;

Usage examples (37)
  • It isn't fake anything
  • Lindsay was in what we call fake rehab earlier this year.
  • The culprit, according to a 2006 study, is having to exude what they called fake happiness.
  • PrezHuddleston is a prankster, who makes his ruse explicit by putting the word "fake" in his profile name. for more
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