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trumped-up

(trŭmpt′ŭp′)
adj.
Fradulently devised; fabricated: trumped-up criminal charges.
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trumped-up

adj
untrue, and made up in order to punish someone unfairly
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trumped′-up′



adj.
spuriously devised; fraudulent; fabricated: arrested on some trumped-up charge.
[1720–30]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.trumped-up - concocted with intent to deceivetrumped-up - concocted with intent to deceive; "trumped-up charges"
false - not in accordance with the fact or reality or actuality; "gave false testimony under oath"; "false tales of bravery"
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Translations

trumped-up

[ˈtrʌmptˈʌp] ADJ [charge, excuse] → fabricado, inventado
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trumped-up

adj chargeerfunden
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trumped-up

[ˌtrʌmptˈʌp] adj (charge) → inventato/a, falso/a
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