– Marked by, based on, or done by the use of dishonest methods to acquire something of value.
Usage example: hoping to get millions from the insurance company, the man made the fraudulent claim that he had been seriously injured in the accident
is a synonym for fraudulent
topic. You can use "Crooked" instead an adjective
"Fraudulent", if it concerns topics such as deceptive
. informal substitute
Nearby Word: fraudulently