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Pronunciation of Fake: Learn how to pronounce Fake in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word fake:

adjective
not genuine; imitation or counterfeit:
she got on the plane with a fake passport
a fake Cockney accent
(of a person) claiming to be something that one is not:
a fake doctor
noun
a thing that is not genuine; a forgery or sham:
fakes of Old Masters
a person who falsely claims to be something:
I felt sure that some of the nuns were fakes
verb
[with object]
forge or counterfeit (something):
she faked her spouse’s signature
pretend to feel or have (an emotion, illness, or injury):
Rob faked suspicion, a jealous concern
make (an event) appear to happen:
he faked his own death
(fake someone out) North American informal trick or deceive someone.
Derivatives

faker
noun
fakery
noun
Origin:

late 18th century (originally slang): origin uncertain; perhaps ultimately related to German fegen ‘sweep, thrash’. Compare with fig2