What does the word fraudulent mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Fraudulently.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Practising or characterized by fraud.

Usage examples for fraudulent

  1. Not knowing that you are much too clever to do such a foolish thing, Mr Carrados will begin to think that you have had fraudulent designs upon his company." – Max Carrados by Ernest Bramah
  2. Threaten to reveal his hiding- place to his creditors, and to have him sued for fraudulent bankruptcy, and he'll give you half." – The Lesser Bourgeoisie by Honore de Balzac
  3. On hygienic grounds alone some such practices are not open to criticism, however fraudulent they may be from the standpoint of public morals. – Food Poisoning by Edwin Oakes Jordan