1. [ noun ] the quality of being fraudulent
Synonyms: fraudulence
Related terms: dishonesty
2. [ noun ] a misleading falsehood
Synonyms: misrepresentation deception
Related terms: falsehood subterfuge trickery snow_job exaggeration facade half-truth fraudulence evasion bill_of_goods humbug pretense deceive
3. [ noun ] the act of deceiving
Synonyms: dissembling dissimulation deception
Related terms: falsification misrepresentaation pretense trickery delusion illusion imposture obscurantism duplicity bluff cheat indirection fakery take-in dissimulate
Similar spelling:   Descoteau