fake fake  /ˈfeɪk/


  1. (n) something that is a counterfeit; not what it seems to be
  2. (n) a person who makes deceitful pretenses
  3. (n) (football) a deceptive move made by a football player
  4. (v) make a copy of with the intent to deceive
  5. (v) tamper, with the purpose of deception
  6. (v) speak insincerely or without regard for facts or truths
  7. (adj) fraudulent; having a misleading appearance
  8. (adj) not genuine or real; being an imitation of the genuine article

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  1. It would have been a lot more exciting to know before we fake made out.
  2. In early 1998, customs officials found fake Treasury notes hidden in the suitcase of a Filipino Jesuit priest.
  3. A quiet nightmare haunting museum directors is the fear that they may wind up with a fake masterpiece on their hands.


  1. Fake Breaking News Story

    This is a tease about the fake breaking news story.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Evansville Courier & Press

  2. Fake Emails Are Harmful To Your Finances

    Fake emails from Wells fargo, Amazon, BBB and even the IRS can harm you.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Forbes

  3. Fake cop sent to the slammer

    A fake cop was sentenced to prison on Tuesday. Donald Ashley, 25, was sentenced to two and a half years behind bars.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: 19 Action News Cleveland

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  1. "While the bombs these terrorists attempted to plant tonight were -- unbeknownst to them -- fake, this latest attempt to attack our freedoms shows that the homeland security threats against New York City are sadly all too real," New York Mayor...
    on May 20, 2009 By: Michael Bloomberg Source: Reuters

  2. "I don't want to sit in front of you and be soap-boxy and fake and say, `I love myself, I'm beautiful, it's great,'" says Banks, who is 5 feet 10 inches tall. "I still feel hot, but every day is different. It's when I put on the jeans that...
    on Jan 24, 2007 By: Tyra Banks Source: FOXNews

  3. "Oh, that stupid voice of his and the fake teeth! Honestly, I cringe to think about it", Turner says in "Send Yourself Roses". "He caused so many problems. He was arrested twice for drunk driving and, I think, once for stealing a dog....
    on Mar 25, 2008 By: Kathleen Turner Source: Moviehole

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