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counterfeits

noun
plural of counterfeit

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(Entry 1 of 2)

an imitation that is passed off as genuine
  • the will as well as the other documents turned out to be counterfeits

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counterfeits

verb
present tense third-person singular of counterfeit

Synonyms of counterfeits (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to imitate or copy especially in order to deceive
  • an expert at counterfeiting money

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2 to present a false appearance of
  • managing to counterfeit a happy expression while visiting a sick friend

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“Counterfeits.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/counterfeits. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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