Definition of fraudulence in US English:



  • See fraudulent

    • ‘Not only have they dared to reveal some of the secrets behind their own tricks, but they've also made a name for themselves as debunkers, exploring the fraudulence of so-called supernatural phenomenon.’
    • ‘Then there's the possibility that fraudulence at the polls that has gone undetected could make the difference.’
    • ‘These are instances of deception we know about, and they have two important consequences apart from the fraudulence of any policies based on such deceit.’
    • ‘A demonstration of vulnerability can become, in the blink of an eye, an indulgence or exercise in self-regard and, soon after that, an entrapment in fraudulence.’
    • ‘But its essential fraudulence stands exposed, and it's hard to see how that exposure can be undone.’