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Synonyms for fake

Synonyms for fake

a fraudulent imitation

to contrive and present as genuine

to make a fraudulent copy of

to impart a false character to (something) by alteration

to take on or give a false appearance of

to behave affectedly or insincerely or take on a false or misleading appearance of

to compose or recite without preparation

Synonyms for fake

something that is a counterfeit

(football) a deceptive move made by a football player


make a copy of with the intent to deceive

Related Words

tamper, with the purpose of deception

speak insincerely or without regard for facts or truths


not genuine or real

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Faking Quiz and Questionnaire (FQQ) Participants assigned to either of the faking conditions completed different portions of the FQQ via paper and pencil before and after attempting to fake the IRAP (see details in "Procedure").
Participants assigned to either of the faking conditions were provided with a rationale for the IRAP assessment strategy before the second or third IRAP (depending on condition), and were subsequently asked if they would be willing to attempt to fake the measure on the next administration.
The additional time consumed by the provision of the faking instructions and the FQQ, as well as engagement in the faking strategy (e.
5--6) (6--Color Only)Hollywood icon Mae West preferred the real thing, but '90s glamour girls are often faking it with leopard, like this swing style by Maria Dionisiou, right.
It has already been established that the relatives of Paul Walker are involved in a cover-up that is the cover-up of faking the actor's death.
The QB's last move (after handing off to the LH and faking to the RH) is to bootleg to the side opposite the ball, faking as if he had the ball.