Definition of Counterfeit:

  1. A fraudulent imitation of something else; a forgery.

  2. Imitate fraudulently.

  3. Imitation made to pass off as a genuine article, such as counterfeit money.

  4. Made in exact imitation of something valuable or important with the intention to deceive or defraud.

Synonyms of Counterfeit

Fake, Faked, Copied, Forged, Feigned, Simulated, Sham, Spurious, Bogus, Imitation, Substitute, Dummy, Ersatz, Fake, Forgery, Copy, Reproduction, Replica, Imitation, Likeness, Lookalike, Mock-up, Dummy, Substitute, Fraud, Sham, Fake, Forge, Copy, Reproduce, Replicate, Imitate, Simulate, Feign, Falsify, Sham, Act, Act a part, Act like, Affect, Affected, Agent, Alike, Alternate, Alternative, Analogy, Ape, Aped, Apocryphal, Appear like, Approach, Approximate, Artificial, Assume, Assumed, Backup, Bad check, Bad money, Base coin, Bastard, Be like, Be redolent of, Bear resemblance, Bluff, Bogus, Bogus money, Borrow, Bring to mind, Brummagem, Call to mind, Call up, Certified copy, Change, Changeling, Cheat, Chorus, Clinquant, Coin, Colorable, Colored, Come close, Come near, Compare with, Comparison, Concoct, Consimilar, Cook up, Copied, Copy, Correspond, Counterfeit money, Counterfeited, Cover up, Crib, Deceit, Deception, Deceptive, Delusive, Delusory, Deputy, Dissemble, Dissimulate, Distorted, Ditto, Do, Do a bit, Do like, Double, Dramatize, Dressed up, Dummy, Echo, Ectype, Embellished, Embroidered, Equal, Equivalent, Ersatz, Evoke, Exchange, Fabricate, Facsimile, Factitious, Fair copy, Faithful copy, Fake, Faked, Fakement, False, False money, Falsified, Falsify, Fantasize, Favor, Favoring, Feign, Feigned, Fictitious, Fictive, Fill-in, Follow, Following, Forge, Forged, Forgery, Four-flush, Frame-up, Fraud, Fraudulent, Fudge, Gammon, Garbled, Ghost, Ghostwriter, Go like, Green goods, Gyp, Hatch, Histrionize, Hoax, Hoke, Hoke up, Hokey, Homogeneous, Humbug, Icon, Identical, Illegitimate, Image, Imitate, Imitated, Imitation, Impostor, Insincere, Invent, Junk, Junky, Kite, Let on, Let on like, Like, Likeness, Locum tenens, Look like, Make a pretense, Make as if, Make believe, Make like, Make out like, Make up, Make-believe, Makeshift, Man-made, Manufacture, Match, Meretricious, Metaphor, Metonymy, Mimic, Mimicked, Mint, Mirror, Misleading, Mock, Near, Nearly reproduce, Nearly reproduced, Next best thing, Not tell apart, Not unlike, Overact, Parallel, Partake of, Paste, Pasticcio, Pastiche, Personnel, Perverted, Phony, Picture, Pinch, Pinch hitter, Pinchbeck, Plagiarize, Plagiarized, Play, Play a part, Play a scene, Play possum, Playact, Portrait, Pretend, Pretended, Profess, Provisional, Proxy, Pseudo, Put on, Put on airs, Put-on, Put-up job, Quasi, Queer, Reecho, Reflect, Relief, Remind one of, Repeat, Replacement, Representation, Representative, Reproduce, Reproduction, Resemblance, Resemble, Resembling, Reserve, Reserves, Ringer, Rip-off, Rubber check, Savor of, Second string, Secondary, Seem like, Self-styled, Sell, Semblance, Sham, Shoddy, Shove the queer, Sign, Similar, Similitude, Simulacrum, Simulate, Simulated, Smack of, Smacking of, Snide, So-called, Soi-disant, Something like, Sound like, Spare, Spares, Spurious, Stack up with, Stand-in, Stopgap, Sub, Substituent, Substitute, Substitution, Succedaneum, Suggest, Suggestive of, Superseder, Supplanter, Supposititious, Surrogate, Swindle, Symbol, Synecdoche, Synthetic, Take after, Temporary, Tentative, Third string, Tin, Tinsel, Titivated, Token, Trump up, Tug the heartstrings, Twisted, Unauthentic, Understudy, Ungenuine, Uniform with, Unnatural, Unreal, Utility, Utility player, Utter, Vicar, Vicarious, Vice-president, Vice-regent, Warped, Wear, Whited sepulcher

How to use Counterfeit in a sentence?

  1. He knew the tapes to be counterfeits.
  2. Two men were remanded on bail on a charge of passing counterfeit $10 bills.
  3. My signature is extremely hard to counterfeit.

Meaning of Counterfeit & Counterfeit Definition