Synonyms of 'spurious'
not genuine or reala spurious framework for analysis
He paid for a false passport.
bogus insurance claims
The election has been denounced as a sham by world leaders.
Todd shrugged with pretended indifference.
The sauce was glutinous and tasted artificial.
She was carrying a forged American passport.
The bank manager is said to have issued fake certificates.
`It's tragic,' he swooned in mock horror.
a set of novels bound in imitation leather
a necklace of simulated pearls
It mustn't sound like a contrived compliment.
He admitted possessing and delivering counterfeit currency.
He answered me with feigned indifference.
an electric fire with ersatz logs
phoney or phony (informal)
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in the sense of artificial
made in imitation of a natural productThe sauce was glutinous and tasted artificial.
in the sense of bogus
not genuinebogus insurance claims
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