|part of speech:
||not genuine, authentic, or valid; false.
The expert pointed out the spurious signature in the corner of the painting.
- authentic, genuine
- similar words:
- apocryphal, bogus, counterfeit, meretricious, phony, sham
||affected, bum, deceitful, deceptive, dishonest, erroneous, fake, fictitious, hollow, mock, unsound
||spuriously (adv.), spuriousness (n.)