Synonyms for Defraud:
n.get your hands dirty, be caught with your hand in the cookie jar, copy, insinuate yourself (into something), pack. cozen, honest, sting, chisel, flimflam, take, trim, stick, gull, DO. •defraud (noun)
diddle, mulct, rook, bunco, goldbrick, scam, swindle, nobble, gyp, victimize.
study at cheat.
v.•cheat, bilk (verb)
delude, take, swindle, victimize, flimflam, dupe, pilfer, stick, embezzle, cozen, DO, rob, fleece, deceive.
betray, dupe, delude, bilk, fool, mislead, cheat.
show, affect, fake, masquerade, pretend, counterfeit, impersonate, falsify, bluff, cover, forge, deceive, pose, imitate, stage, claim, disguise.
extort, rustle, swindle, hijack, embezzle, nip, pilfer, plagiarize, swipe, haul, mug, lift, palm, pirate, poach, rob, filch, cop, fleece, grab, burglarize, pocket, shanghai, blackmail, shoplift, holdup, stickup, plunder, steal, abstract, loot, heist.
cozen, chisel. sting. trim. DO, take. •deceive
plagiarize, shoplift, steal.
•Other relevant words:
mulct, DO, rook, gull, nobble, sting, scam, honest, bunco, trim, stick, gyp, cozen, diddle, chisel, pack, goldbrick, victimize, copy, flimflam, take.