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fake  

1       adj   unecht  
[certificate, banknote, painting]   gefälscht  
fake fur      Pelzimitation    f     
a fake suntan      Bräune    f   aus der Flasche  
2       n   (=object)   Fälschung    f     ,   (jewellery)    Imitation    f  
(=person)  
  (trickster)    Schwindler(in)    m(f)  ,   (feigning illness)    Simulant(in)    m(f)  
the passport/painting was a fake      der Pass/das Gemälde war gefälscht  
3       vt   vortäuschen  
[picture, document, results, evidence etc]   fälschen  
[bill, burglary, crash]   fingieren  
[jewellery]   imitieren, nachmachen  
[elections]   manipulieren  
to fake an illness      (eine Krankheit) simulieren or vortäuschen  


fake up      vt   sep   [story]   erfinden  
[picture, passport]   fälschen
Translation English - German Collins Dictionary  
See also:

fake up, flake, fake up, FA

fake fur exp.
Pelzimitation

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Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     English-German
exp.
Bräune aus der Flasche
exp.
(eine Krankheit) simulieren {oder} vortäuschen
exp.
der Pass/das Gemälde war gefälscht
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'fake' also found in translations in German-English dictionary
exp.
to pretend to be ill ; to fake an illness
exp.
to pretend to be ill ; to fake an illness
eine Krankheit vorschützen

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