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fraudulent
used in An Ideal Husband

6 uses
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Definition
intentional deception — usually for financial gain or ego
  • It is because your husband is himself fraudulent and dishonest that we pair so well together.
    Act 2 (89% in)
fraudulent = intentionally dishonest to trick people
  • Apparently to try and lure Robert to uphold some fraudulent scheme in which she is interested.
    Act 1 (83% in)
  • And what did she mean by boasting that she had got you to lend your support, your name, to a thing I have heard you describe as the most dishonest and fraudulent scheme there has ever been in political life?
    Act 1 (87% in)
  • This fraudulent speculation— MRS. CHEVELEY.
    Act 2 (88% in)
  • A house, everything in which has been paid for by fraud.
    Act 2 (90% in)
  • You began your life with fraud!
    Act 2 (93% in)

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