Synonyms and Antonyms of fraudulent
1 marked by, based on, or done by the use of dishonest methods to acquire something of value hoping to get millions from the insurance company, the man made the fraudulent claim that he had been seriously injured in the accident Synonyms crooked, deceitful, defrauding, dishonest, double-dealing, false Related Words beguiling, deceiving, deceptive, deluding, delusive, delusory, duplicitous, fallacious, misleading, specious; spurious Near Antonyms legitimate, true, valid Antonyms aboveboard, honest, truthful
2 given to or marked by cheating and deception fraudulent citizens who cheat on their taxes Synonyms bent [chiefly British], crooked, deceptive, double-dealing, duplicitous, fast, dishonest, guileful, rogue, shady, sharp, shifty, underhand, underhandedRelated Words unconscionable, unethical, unprincipled, unscrupulous; deceitful, deceiving, deluding, delusive, delusory, false; artful, beguiling, cagey (also cagy), crafty, cunning, foxy, slick, sly, subtle, wily; defrauding, devious, furtive, slippery, sneaking, sneaky, trickish, tricky; insidious, perfidious, treacherousNear Antonyms conscientious, decent, ethical, honorable, just, scrupulous, upright; forthright, straightforwardAntonyms aboveboard, honest, straight
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