In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(deception)fraude masculineestafa feminineby fraud — por medios fraudulentos
- He is regularly instructed to defend or prosecute in murder, fraud and other serious crime.
- You can help stamp out the ID fraud by taking care of all your financial and personal information.
- According to Trading Standards, the scheme is nothing more than criminal fraud.
- In the letter they warn that any attempt at ballot fraud will result in prosecution.
- Violent crime, theft and fraud are down, while criminal damage is comparatively low.
- Electronic payment fraud has also become a serious issue for financial institutions.
- He was later sacked for gross misconduct on the grounds of deception and fraud.
- The boy was arrested on fraud and deception charges and bailed until April.
- The thumbprints would be held by stores and used to track criminals if a complaint of fraud is made.
- It works for companies, lawyers and banks investigating anything from fraud to theft.
- Fortunately, all of this is incompetence rather than identity theft or some other fraud.
- The firm collapsed as a result of the biggest securities fraud in the history of the state.
- Prosecutors also dropped wire fraud and computer fraud charges in the agreement.
- The government says biometric cards are necessary to combat fraud and terrorism.
- This was a fairly seminal case in the evolution of fraud in the criminal law in this country.
- Five staff face charges of criminal insider trading as well as civil fraud.
- It is a good idea to check with your existing bank as to who would be liable should fraud ever be perpetrated.
- Both men face seven counts of fraud and tax evasion and could face 10 years in jail if convicted.
- This week we're looking at the consequences of fraud and financial mismanagement.
- No customer will suffer any loss as a result of fraud through no fault of their own.
2.1(person)farsante feminineimpostor masculineimpostora feminine
- As the writer points out, peer review is good for picking out problems with methodology - but true frauds just fake the data.
- There are an astounding number of plain frauds and charlatans (to phrase it at its highest) in charge of the propaganda of the other side.
- We will tell you we are frauds and they will pretend that they are not.
- We have these frauds, these psychologists, who know nothing more than you or I, telling us what's best for our children.
- There are quite enough liars and careerist frauds in academia as it is.
- Some are also famous in sceptical circles: the Davenports for claiming to be spirit mediums, and Houdini for busting frauds.
- What politician is going to call what the public perceives to be a well-meaning group of tragedy-stricken widows a gang of frauds and liars?
- Otherwise all future columns will be printed without edit, thereby exposing us for the undereducated, overpaid frauds that we are.
- Actually, much of the licensing and regulation is aimed at protecting the public from frauds and quacks.
- What I'm talking about are serial losers and bamboozlers, serial frauds and fakes, serial blusterers and blowhards.
- That's a mighty weak basis on which to call us frauds, liars, and smear merchants.
- Nevertheless, the girls with no previous experience manage to blend in with the seasoned professionals without anyone pointing them out and calling them frauds.
- She is a black woman in a world of mostly white men; a 60-year-old workaholic who abides neither fools nor frauds.
- Thanks again for trying to get these frauds to prove and justify their ridiculous claims.
- It wouldn't be wise just to assume that judges are unerring oracles of law, but to leap to the opposite conclusion and decide they are frauds is even more foolish.
- Not a few are able to live as frauds and hucksters who pad their resumes with myriad non-existent accomplishments and credentials.
- He withdrew from producing more of his own work, because he perceived that so people who are claiming to build on his work are frauds.
- If we do not expose him for a fraud and a charlatan we give him credibility.
2.2(fraudulent thing)engaño masculine
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