Thesaurus

forgery

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of forgery

an imitation that is passed off as genuine
  • that is a cheap forgery, not an authentic Ming Dynasty vase

Synonyms for forgery

Words Related to forgery

Near Antonyms for forgery

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About forgery

Time Traveler for forgery

Time Traveler

The first known use of forgery was in 1583

See more words from the same year

Thesaurus Entries Near forgery

forgeries

forgery

forges

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Forgery.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/forgery. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on forgery

Nglish: Translation of forgery for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of forgery for Arabic Speakers

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about forgery

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!