Definition of Forgeries. Meaning of Forgeries. Synonyms of Forgeries

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Definition of Forgeries

Forgeries
Forgery For"ger*y, n.; pl. Forgeries. [Cf. F. forgerie.] 1. The act of forging metal into shape. [Obs.] Useless the forgery Of brazen shield and spear. --Milton. 2. The act of forging, fabricating, or producing falsely; esp., the crime of fraudulently making or altering a writing or signature purporting to be made by another; the false making or material alteration of or addition to a written instrument for the purpose of deceit and fraud; as, the forgery of a bond. --Bouvier. 3. That which is forged, fabricated, falsely devised, or counterfeited. These are the forgeries of jealously. --Shak. The writings going under the name of Aristobulus were a forgery of the second century. --Waterland. Syn: Counterfeit; Forgery. Usage: Counterfeit is chiefly used of imitations of coin, or of paper money, or of securities depending upon pictorial devices and engraved designs for identity or assurance of genuineness. Forgery is more properly applied to making a false imitation of an instrument depending on signatures to show genuineness and validity. --Abbott.

Meaning of Forgeries from wikipedia

- studio replicas, and reproductions are not considered forgeries, though they may later become forgeries through knowing and willful misrepresentations. Forging...
- with the creation and sale of his forgeries. A large part of his considerable wealth, the estimated profits of his forgery having exceeded US$50 million in...
- Stamp Catalogue. "We use the term "forgery" to indicate stamps produced to defraud collectors (properly known as forgeries) and to defraud stamp-issuing governments...
- cross-site request forgery hole". SC Magazine. Retrieved 2019-02-11. William Zeller; Edward W. Felten (October 2008). "Cross-Site Request Forgeries: Exploitation...
- prosecution was set in motion not over the forgeries she was selling to collectors, but over the forgeries she was slipping into library and museum files...
- canv****es for his Vermeer forgeries and created his own pigments to ensure that they were authentic. He confessed to creating the forgeries only after he was...
- been paleontological forgeries like the archaeoraptor. Most archaeological forgeries are made for reasons similar to art forgeries – for financial gain...
- includes: Ten Last Night – (1993), his first collection of poetry. Recent Forgeries – (1998), ISBN, 5th Edition, do****ents Viggo's first solo exhibition and...
- Signature forgery refers to the act of falsely replicating the signature of another person. Several different methods can be used to forge signatures...
- who is said to have sold over a thousand forgeries to re****ble art galleries all over the world. His forgeries garnered celebrity from a Clifford Irving...
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