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bogus

bo·gus

bogus

 
 
pronunciation:
bo gs
part of speech: adjective
definition: not authentic; counterfeit.
He was sent to prison for using bogus checks.The evidence against the defendant was found to be bogus.
synonyms:
counterfeit, fake, inauthentic, phony, spurious
antonyms:
authentic, bona fide, genuine, real, true
similar words:
apocryphal, false, mock, pseudo, sham