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fraud in English:

1. dishonest dishonest


Do I look dishonest or what?
What a dishonest fellow!
Many politicians are dishonest.
They're dishonest people, and they'll try to charge you five dollars.
John claimed that the dishonest salesman had tricked him into buying a useless piece of machinery.
He is a thoroughly dishonest character.
He employed dishonest means in his business.
It is our national conviction that politics is a dirty and dishonest pursuit.
Don’t be dishonest about how much money you have spent.
He was not usually a dishonest person, so it was strange that he chose to hide the truth about finding the money.
They admitted that there were dishonest officers in the police force.
He is the most dishonest person I know. I've never heard him tell the truth.
All right, it was dishonest.
The newspapers are calling him a dishonest politician.
I would rather be poor than make money by dishonest means.

English word "fraud"(dishonest) occurs in sets:

new opportunities - intermediate

2. crime of cheating somebody in order to get money or good



English word "fraud"(crime of cheating somebody in order to get money or good) occurs in sets:

English speaking

3. the crime of gaining money or benefits by tricking or lying to others



4. the crime of getting money by deceiving people



English word "fraud"(the crime of getting money by deceiving people) occurs in sets:

Cambridge Objective Advanced - Unit 2

5. the crime of using dishonest methods to take something valuable from another person



English word "fraud"(the crime of using dishonest methods to take something valuable from another person) occurs in sets:

Lesson 3 23/03/2018

6. the crime of cheating sb in order to get money or goods illegally



English word "fraud"(the crime of cheating sb in order to get money or goods illegally) occurs in sets:

unit 8 vocabulary development

7. a person or thing intended to deceive others



English word "fraud"(a person or thing intended to deceive others) occurs in sets:

Gangster Life

8. the crime of obtaining money from someone by tricking them



9. trickery


He obtained her credit card details through trickery.
This is Cao Cao's trickery.