fraud

51 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[fɹˈɔːd], [fɹˈɔːd], [f_ɹ_ˈɔː_d]

Synonyms:

deceiver (noun)

charlatan, cheat, con artist, con man, counterfeiter, criminal, deceiver, defrauder, fake, forger, imposter, phony.

deception (noun)

bunco, deception, falsification, flimflammery, forgery, hoax, humbug, skullduggery, stratagem, subterfuge, swindle.

pretension (noun)

affectation, air, artificiality, bluff, charade, claim, counterfeit, cover, deceit, device, disguise, facade, fakery, falseness, front, gimmick, guise, imitation, impersonation, imposture, mannerism, masquerade, ostentation, pose, pretense, pretension, show, stage.

Rhymes for Fraud:

  1. clawed, baud, jawed, mod, bawd, laud, flawed, awed, broad, thawed;
  2. applaud, maraud, defraud, abroad;

Quotes for Fraud:

  1. Force and fraud are in war the two cardinal virtues. Thomas Hobbes.
  2. For the most part fraud in the end secures for its companions repentance and shame. Charles Simmons.
  3. There's always an element of fear that you need to work a lot until people get sick and tired of you or finally figure out that you're a fraud after all! Ben Stiller.