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Origin of fraudulent
Examples from the Web for fraudulent
And when a fraudulent work hits the marketplace, it tends to circulate.
The main radio station was scheduled to announce, and thereby legitimize, the fraudulent results.Nigeria’s Larger-Than-Life Nobel Laureate Chronicles a Fascinating Life|Chimamanda Adichie|August 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The vast cache of sensitive data could be used for an almost limitless number of fraudulent purposes by hackers.EVERY eBay Account Holder Worldwide Has Been Hacked, Company Says|Tom Sykes|May 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He has been in occasional trouble with the law, and charged with card fraud and giving a police officer a fraudulent name.
And when I opened up her mailbox—before me stood hundreds of fraudulent charges.Woman Finds Mysterious Charges on Her iTunes Bill: A Modern Whodunit!|Nancy Neufeld Callaway|January 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And there was rioting on Amaterasu, because of public indignation over a fraudulent election.Ministry of Disturbance|Henry Beam Piper
The fraudulent possessor of the notes felt their burthen more than ever insupportable.Young Mr. Barter's Repentance|David Christie Murray
It has the appearance of a fraudulent debt and an attempt to run away from it.A Man of Honor|George Cary Eggleston
But never before were you identified with fraudulent naturalisation!American Sketches|Charles Whibley
The fort of Potchefstroom was surrendered during the armistice by fraudulent representations on the part of the Boers.South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. 1 (of 6)|Louis Creswicke
Word Origin for fraudulent
early 15c., from Middle French fraudulent, from Latin fraudulentus "cheating, deceitful," from fraus (see fraud). Related: Fraudulently.