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Fraudulent

The description of a willful act commenced with the Specific Intent to deceive or cheat, in order to cause some financial detriment to another and to engender personal financial gain.

fraudulent

adjective beguiling, bogus, cheating, conniving, contrary to fact, corrupt, crafty, crooked, cunning, deceitful, deceiving, deceptive, delusive, delusory, designing, destitute of good faith, destitute of innegrity, devoid of truth, discreditable, dishonest, disingenuous, disreputable, double-dealing, fake, faked, fallacious, false, falsified, feigned, finagling, furtive, guileful, iniquitous, insidious, meretricious, misleading, not honest, not true, perfidious, perjured, phony, scheming, sham, shifty, sneaky, spurious, surreptitious, treacherous, trickish, tricky, truthless, underhanded, unethical, unfaithful, ungenuine, unreal, unscrupulous, untrue, untrustworthy, untruthful, unvirtuous, void of truth, wanting in probity, wily, without probity, without truth
Associated concepts: fraudulent concealment, fraudulent conveyance, fraudulent intent, fraudulent misrepresentaaion, fraudulent practice, fraudulent preferences, fraudulent representation, fraudulent transfer
Foreign phrases: Dolosus versatur in generalibus.A frauddlent person takes refuge in generalities.
See also: assumed, collusive, colorable, corrupt, deceptive, delusive, dishonest, disingenuous, fallacious, false, feigned, felonious, insidious, larcenous, lying, machiavellian, mendacious, meretricious, perfidious, specious, spurious, tortuous, unfair, unfounded, unscrupulous, untrue, untrustworthy
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12, 2014, Thomas fraudulently obtained $19,700 from two branches of Focus FCU.
The investigation also revealed Oliver fraudulently claimed more than PS6,700 in benefits from the Department for Work and Pensions, making the total amount of the fraud PS40,488.
Aaron Tyler fraudulently claimed to have been inside a car involved in the accident and fraudulently received medical treatment for injuries allegedly incurred during the collision.
6 in Faulkner County Circuit Court allege Kathy Koone Hall, 48, the former executive director, fraudulently billed the Arkansas Medicaid program for $90,556 between 2012 and 2013.
Newcastle Crown Court heard she has been forced to sell her house in order to repay the money she fraudulently claimed.
She enjoyed lavish holidays abroad, while fraudulently claiming over PS140,000 which should have been used to support people with genuine needs.
fraudulently put any ballot paper or other paper into the ballot box; or
She told the Commons: "It now transpires they are claiming the information they had had been used fraudulently to try and obtain credit in my name.
Gulbir Singh Madan, Nehru's son- in- law, has been accused of fraudulently taking 151 acre of lands from farmers of Ulhawas village and taking housing licence from the Town and Country Planning department in the name of his company, then known as Krish Buildtech Pvt Ltd, in 2010.
The National Crime Agency and Merseyside Police executed early-morning warrants in a crackdown on fraudulently obtained passports - seen as an "enabler" for crooks to further their crimes and evade justice.
Federal prosecutors on Tuesday said they have made arrests in an international penny stock scheme that involved fraudulently inflating shares prices and trading volumes.
When the next payment is due, money is paid into a fraudulently opened account instead of the legitimate supplier's bank account.