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spurious
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
spurious /'spjuəriəs/
  • tính từ
    • giả, giả mạo
      • spurious coin: đồng tiền giả
      • spurious eyes: (y học) mắt giả
Concise Dictionary
'spjʊrɪəs /-jʊər-
adj.
+plausible but false
+born out of wedlock
+intended to deceive

Thesaurus Dictionary
adj.
false, counterfeit, sham, fake, fraudulent, bogus, mock, imitation, simulated, unauthentic, ungenuine, forged, feigned, pretended, deceitful, meretricious, contrived, factitious, artificial, ersatz, synthetic, Colloq pseudo, phoney or US also phony:
His brother was jailed for peddling spurious Egyptian burial artefacts to archaeologists.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective
1 false, although seeming to be genuine: He had managed to create the entirely spurious impression that the company was thriving.
2 based on false ideas or ways of thinking: a spurious argument
spuriously adverb


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