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phonied

verb
past tense of phony

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to imitate or copy especially in order to deceive
  • the terrorists were able to move around the country using phonied driver's licenses

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“Phonied.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/phonied. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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