Part of speech:
Artificial; not real; specif., made of synthetic fibers, to resemble animal fur
Uttering falsehood; dishonest or deceitful.
The definition of apocryphal is something that may or may not be true or genuine.
Deceiving or intended to deceive
Born of adultery:
Not genuine; spurious:
Not real; pretended:
Concocted or fabricated, especially in order to deceive or mislead; make up:
Done or obtained by fraud
The definition of an imitation is something that is made to look like something else.
The definition of mock is something fake, or something arranged for practice.
plausible but false
The definition of pseudo is someone or something fake, false or pretend.
Not genuine; fake:
The definition of unreal is something that is so odd, amazing or unusual it cannot be true or does not seem true.
The definition of authentic is something that is original or true and not a copy of anything else.
Free of pretense, falsehood, or affectation:
The definition of true is being loyal, something that is real, factually correct, accurate or provable.
Tending to mislead; deceptive:
Invalid is defined as not correct or provable or not legally recognized.
Not safe and secure financially
Running contrary to the facts:
Not faithful or loyal
Contrary to conscience, morality, or law:
Having an improper basis or origin; ill-conceived:
Contrary to accepted morality or convention; illicit.
Free from error or fault; true or accurate.
Related, as by blood
A statement that describes invariable relationships among phenomena under a specified set of conditions. Boyle's law, for instance, describes what will happen to the volume of an ideal gas if its pressure changes and its temperature remains the same. The conditions under which some physical laws hold are idealized (for example, there are no ideal gases in the real world), thus some physical laws apply universally but only approximately.
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