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wire fraud

noun

Simple Definition of wire fraud

  • : the crime of stealing money by using computers, telephones, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of wire fraud

  1. :  fraud committed using a means of electronic communication (as a telephone or computer)

Examples of wire fraud in a sentence

  1. He was charged with wire fraud.



1976

First Known Use of wire fraud

1976

Rhymes with wire fraud


Law Dictionary

wire fraud

  1. see fraud




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