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Wordnet 3.0


1. reproduced fraudulently;
- Example: "like a bad penny..."
- Example: "a forged twenty dollar bill"
[syn: bad, forged]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Forge \Forge\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Forged; p. pr. & vb. n. Forging.] [F. forger, OF. forgier, fr. L. fabricare, fabricari, to form, frame, fashion, from fabrica. See Forge, n., and cf. Fabricate.] 1. To form by heating and hammering; to beat into any particular shape, as a metal. [1913 Webster] Mars's armor forged for proof eterne. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To form or shape out in any way; to produce; to frame; to invent. [1913 Webster] Those names that the schools forged, and put into the mouth of scholars, could never get admittance into common use. --Locke. [1913 Webster] Do forge a life-long trouble for ourselves. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster] 3. To coin. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 4. To make falsely; to produce, as that which is untrue or not genuine; to fabricate; to counterfeit, as, a signature, or a signed document. [1913 Webster] That paltry story is untrue, And forged to cheat such gulls as you. --Hudibras. [1913 Webster] Forged certificates of his . . . moral character. --Macaulay. Syn: To fabricate; counterfeit; feign; falsify. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

forged \forged\ (f[=o]rjd), adj. 1. Not genuine; counterfeit; -- used mostly of signatures and documents. See forge, v. t., 4. Syn: bad. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] 2. shaped by strong pressure in a press, or by heatng and hammering; -- of metal objects. Note: Also used metaphorically of results requiring intense or difficult effort. [PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

forged adj 1: reproduced fraudulently; "like a bad penny..."; "a forged twenty dollar bill" [syn: bad, forged]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

73 Moby Thesaurus words for "forged": assembled, built, cast, concocted, constructed, cooked-up, counterfeit, crafted, created, custom, custom-built, custom-made, ersatz, extracted, fabricated, fabulous, fake, fancied, fantasied, fantastic, fashioned, fictional, fictitious, figmental, formed, gathered, grown, handcrafted, handmade, harvested, hatched, hokey, homemade, homespun, imitation, invented, legendary, machine-made, machined, made, made to order, made-up, man-made, manufactured, milled, mined, mock, molded, mythical, phony, plagiarized, prefab, prefabricated, processed, pseudo, put together, put-up, quasi, raised, ready-for-wear, ready-formed, ready-made, ready-prepared, ready-to-wear, refined, sham, shaped, smelted, synthetic, trumped-up, well-built, well-constructed, well-made