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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fake /ˈfek/

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fake, v. t. Naut. To coil (a rope, line, or hawser), by winding alternately in opposite directions, in layers usually of zigzag or figure of eight form,, to prevent twisting when running out.
 Faking box, a box in which a long rope is faked; used in the life-saving service for a line attached to a shot.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fake n.  Naut. One of the circles or windings of a cable or hawser, as it lies in a coil; a single turn or coil.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fake, v. t.  [Slang in all its senses.]
 1. To cheat; to swindle; to steal; to rob.
 2. To make; to construct; to do.
 3. To manipulate fraudulently, so as to make an object appear better or other than it really is; as, to fake a bulldog, by burning his upper lip and thus artificially shortening it.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fake, n. A trick; a swindle. [Slang]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: fraudulent; having a misleading appearance [syn: bogus, phony,
              phoney, bastard]
      2: not genuine or real; being an imitation of the genuine
         article; "it isn't fake anything; it's real synthetic
         fur"; "faux pearls"; "false teeth"; "decorated with
         imitation palm leaves"; "a purse of simulated alligator
         hide" [syn: false, faux, imitation, simulated]
      n 1: something that is a counterfeit; not what it seems to be
           [syn: sham, postiche]
      2: a person who makes deceitful pretenses [syn: imposter, impostor,
          pretender, faker, fraud, sham, shammer, pseudo,
          pseud, role player]
      3: (football) a deceptive move made by a football player [syn:
      v 1: make a copy of with the intent to deceive; "he faked the
           signature"; "they counterfeited dollar bills"; "She
           forged a Green Card" [syn: forge, counterfeit]
      2: fake or falsify; "Fudge the figures"; "cook the books";
         "falsify the data" [syn: fudge, manipulate, falsify,
          cook, wangle, misrepresent]
      3: talk through one's hat; "The politician was not well
         prepared for the debate and faked it" [syn: bullshit, bull]