fraud

Definition

Intentional misrepresentation or concealment of information in order to deceive or mislead. It is illegal.

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The ma was sued for fraud and everyone was glad because we all noticed his lies from the beginning of his run here.

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You should always make sure that you are not involved in any fraud that may ruin your businesses reputation forever.

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We have determined five cases of credit card fraud out of the eight this year have been from the same criminal. This person has mastered the card owners signature and somehow has access to even their updated accent information. We have put a hold on any charges made by the card owner to try and prevent future fraudulence.

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