fraudulently fraudulently  /f ˈrɔ du lənt li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a dishonest and fraudulent manner

Usage(s):

  1. Buyers could use the data to fraudulently apply for cell phones or credit cards.
  2. It's impossible to open a new credit account--honestly or fraudulently--without contacting one of them to determine whether the customer is credit worthy.
  3. But I think you should make a Social Security card that can't be fraudulently reproduced.

News

  1. Mound Man Found Guilty Of Fraud With Petters Company

    A 59-year-old Mound, Minn., man was found guilty by a jury Wednesday in federal court for fraudulently raising money for investment in Petters Company, Inc. James Nathan Fry, a hedge fund manager, was convicted of five counts of securities fraud, four counts of wire fraud, and three counts of making false statements to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CBS Minnesota

  2. Marrero woman to plead guilty in $23,196 college financial aid fraud case

    A Marrero woman accused of fraudulently obtaining $23,196 in federal financial aid for her daughter's college education has agreed to plead guilty and pay what she owes, her attorney, Jason Williams, said Wednesday. Shanera Washington-Sylve, herself a college financial aid...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  3. Man pleads guilty to fraudulently receiving Social Security benefits for 20 years

    A Caldwell County, Kentucky man pleaded guilty in United States District Court Monday to charges of failure to report to Social Security Administration his ability to work and fraudulently receiving disability and Medicaid benefits for 20 years.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau

Quotes

  1. "The case reportedly involves multiple cross-border movements worldwide and the use of fraudulently altered passports by individuals using aliases," said Interpol Secretary General Ronald Noble.
    on Mar 8, 2010 By: Ronald Noble Source: AFP

  2. "I and other members of Enron senior management fraudulently manipulated Enron's publicly reported financial results," Fastow said in a statement, adding that the purpose was to mislead investors and inflate the company's stock price and credit...
    on Jan 14, 2004 By: Andrew Fastow Source: CTV.ca

  3. "We do not accept that this represents the national sentiment," said Mr Tsvangirai. "The government has fraudulently, once again, betrayed the people. We believe that the people of Zimbabwe must defend their vote and their right to free and...
    on Apr 1, 2005 By: Morgan Tsvangirai Source: guardian.co.uk

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