adjective. ['ˈfoʊni'] fraudulent; having a misleading appearance.
- square shooter
Words that Rhyme with Phony
Example sentences of the word phony
Counterfeiters got around this by using magnetic ink to make phony bills that read as real.
2. Noun, singular or mass
ph as in phony
Quotes containing the word phony
1. Grand. There's a word I really hate. It's a phony. I could puke every time I hear it.
- J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye
noun. ['ˈfoʊni'] a person who professes beliefs and opinions that he or she does not hold in order to conceal his or her real feelings or motives.
- whited sepulcher
- whited sepulchre
- sweet talker