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1. fraudulent

adjective. ['ˈfrɔdʒələnt'] intended to deceive.

Synonyms

  • fallacious
  • dishonorable
  • dishonest

Antonyms

  • correct
  • right
  • valid
  • sincere

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Rhymes with Fraudulent Scheme

  • chromakalim
  • sephardim
  • hapoalim
  • downstream
  • upstream
  • sarofim
  • ibrahim
  • haradim
  • extreme
  • supreme
  • maxime
  • vadim
  • stream
  • scream
  • rodime
  • regime
  • redeem
  • rahim
  • raheem
  • pezim
  • passim
  • joaquim
  • joachim
  • hakeem
  • esteem
  • daelim
  • basim
  • avrim
  • agleam
  • steam

2. scheme

noun. ['ˈskiːm'] an elaborate and systematic plan of action.

Synonyms

  • bubble
  • plot
  • waiting game
  • playbook
  • pyramid scheme
  • incentive scheme
  • counterterrorism
  • strategy
  • dodge
  • wheeze
  • game plan
  • incentive program
  • plan of action
  • stratagem
  • game
  • contrivance
  • house of cards

Antonyms

  • thinness
  • breakableness
  • solidity
  • unbreakableness

Etymology

  • schema (Latin)
  • σχῆμα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. scheme

verb. ['ˈskiːm'] form intrigues (for) in an underhand manner.

Synonyms

  • connive
  • intrigue

Antonyms

  • confront
  • stand still
  • away game

Etymology

  • schema (Latin)
  • σχῆμα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. scheme

noun. ['ˈskiːm'] a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery.

Synonyms

  • dodge
  • falsehood
  • untruth
  • falsity

Antonyms

  • hardness
  • inefficiency
  • inactivity
  • eukaryote

Etymology

  • schema (Latin)
  • σχῆμα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. scheme

noun. ['ˈskiːm'] a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole.

Synonyms

  • economic system
  • water system
  • judiciary
  • language system
  • ecosystem
  • machinery
  • shebang
  • root system
  • solar system
  • dragnet
  • network
  • social structure
  • social organization
  • structure
  • hierarchy
  • system
  • judicatory
  • body
  • economy
  • judicature
  • web
  • syntax
  • grouping
  • judicial system
  • organism
  • subsystem
  • social organisation
  • social system
  • nonlinear system
  • rootage

Antonyms

  • stander
  • sitter
  • parasite
  • host

Etymology

  • schema (Latin)
  • σχῆμα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

6. scheme

noun. ['ˈskiːm'] an internal representation of the world; an organization of concepts and actions that can be revised by new information about the world.

Synonyms

  • schema
  • representation
  • internal representation

Antonyms

  • thick
  • porosity
  • thickness
  • thin

Etymology

  • schema (Latin)
  • σχῆμα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

7. scheme

verb. ['ˈskiːm'] devise a system or form a scheme for.

Antonyms

  • cowardly

Etymology

  • schema (Latin)
  • σχῆμα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

8. scheme

noun. ['ˈskiːm'] a schematic or preliminary plan.

Synonyms

  • plan
  • schema
  • outline
  • programme

Antonyms

  • market economy
  • natural object
  • spoils system
  • merit system

Etymology

  • schema (Latin)
  • σχῆμα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

Sentences with fraudulent-scheme


1. Noun Phrase
This offense occurs when a criminal communicates with their potential victim over the telephone in an attempt to execute any sort of *fraudulent scheme*, plain and simple.

2. Noun Phrase
If you mail money as part of a fraudulent scheme, you may be prosecuted under the federal mail fraud law.

3. Noun Phrase
Corporate fraud occurs when fraudulent schemes are carried out, which are complex and large in scope and have a terrible outcome for investors, employees, lenders, communities and financial markets.

4. Noun Phrase
When a fraudulent scheme such as claiming to know how to cure cancer is committed, it warrants a more severe punishment than if the scheme coincidentally, and not purposely, injured a person who is vulnerable.

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