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forging

verb (1)
present participle of forge

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forging

verb (2)
present participle of forge

Synonyms & Antonyms of forging (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to imitate or copy especially in order to deceive
  • arrested for forging the doctor's signature on the prescription

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3 to shape with a hammer
  • loved the artisan look of that hand-forged copper pot

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The first known use of forging was in the 14th century

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“Forging.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/forging. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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