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1. legal

adjective. ['ˈliːgəl'] established by or founded upon law or official or accepted rules.

Synonyms

  • sub judice
  • sanctioned
  • legitimate
  • judicial
  • court-ordered
  • ratified
  • statutory
  • legality
  • juristic
  • lawful
  • licit

Antonyms

  • illegality
  • illegitimate
  • illegal
  • unorthodox

Etymology

  • legalis (Latin)
  • lex (Latin)

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2. fraud

noun. ['ˈfrɔd'] intentional deception resulting in injury to another person.

Synonyms

  • collateral fraud
  • intrinsic fraud
  • election fraud
  • barratry
  • criminal offense
  • legal fraud
  • identity theft
  • extrinsic fraud
  • offense
  • fraud in the inducement
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  • swindle
  • crime
  • positive fraud
  • law-breaking
  • criminal offence
  • offence
  • mail fraud
  • fraud in fact
  • fraud in the factum
  • rig

Antonyms

  • natural
  • ingenuousness
  • honesty

3. legal

adjective. ['ˈliːgəl'] having legal efficacy or force.

Synonyms

  • effectual
  • valid

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • criminalize
  • outlaw

Etymology

  • legalis (Latin)
  • lex (Latin)

4. fraud

noun. ['ˈfrɔd'] something intended to deceive; deliberate trickery intended to gain an advantage.

Synonyms

  • humbug
  • shenanigan
  • hoax
  • goldbrick
  • chicanery
  • guile
  • fraudulence
  • trickery
  • chicane
  • wile
  • put-on

Antonyms

  • undercharge
  • defense
  • defence
  • unfasten

5. fraud

noun. ['ˈfrɔd'] a person who makes deceitful pretenses.

Synonyms

  • trickster
  • cheat
  • ringer
  • fake
  • deceiver
  • pseudo
  • faker
  • name dropper
  • sham
  • beguiler
  • role player
  • cheater
  • shammer
  • pseud
  • imposter
  • pretender
  • slicker

6. legal

adjective. ['ˈliːgəl'] allowed by official rules.

Antonyms

  • unauthorized

Etymology

  • legalis (Latin)
  • lex (Latin)
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