Definition of fraud in English:

fraud

Syllabification: fraud
Pronunciation: /frôd
 
/

noun

Derivatives

fraudster

noun
More example sentences
  • Yes, there were many ironies in a career that veered from radical activism to free-market MP and now to convicted fraudster.
  • It comes less than a month after senior officers announced they had confiscated £100,000 from a North Yorkshire charity fraudster who targeted supermarket customers.
  • The 51-year-old fraudster, who in reality operated from a little office in Glasgow, assured them he could arrange bargain leases for vital medical equipment.

Origin

Middle English: from Old French fraude, from Latin fraus, fraud- 'deceit, injury'.

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