Examples of forgery in a Sentence
that is a cheap forgery, not an authentic Ming Dynasty vase
Recent Examples of forgery from the Web
Prosecutors decided in June to charge her with forgery, after school principal Sally Rozanski said Spring signed her name on checks without permission.
The Los Angeles County district attorney’s office charged each of them with one count of forgery, grand theft auto and identity theft.
The forgery Schawinski posted on Twitter was the work of a generative adversarial network, a kind of machine-learning model that pits two dueling neural networks against each other.
BROOK PARK, Ohio -- City Council President Jim Astorino introduced four draft ordinances during the June 27 caucus that raised questions and elicited accusations of forgery from Mayor Tom Coyne.
Heritage Parkway, 1600 block: An individual was arrested for forgery.
Lyerla was sentenced April 19 to six months in jail for first- and second-degree forgery after admitting to paying for chewing tabacco, lottery tickets and other items with counterfeit $50 bills.
Cathleen Spring, 53, of West Palm Beach, was arrested Friday on four counts of forgery and falsifying document charges.
Smith, being held at the men’s maximum-security prison in Smyrna, was convicted in 2003 of burglary, forgery and theft.
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First Known Use of forgery
FORGERY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of forgery for English Language Learners
: the crime of falsely making or copying a document in order to deceive people
: something that is falsely made or copied in order to deceive people : something that is forged
FORGERY Defined for Kids
Definition of forgery for Students
1 : the crime of falsely making or changing a written paper or signing someone else's name
2 : something that is falsely made or copied This signature is a forgery.
Legal Definition of forgery
1 : the act of falsely making, altering, or imitating (as a document or signature) with intent to defraud; also : the crime of committing such an act
2 : something that is forged
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