Definition Of phoney
not genuine; fraudulent.
I thought your accent was a bit phony
Example Of phoney
A phony Tiffany brand watch, whose genuine model carries 160,000 yen price tag in Japan, is on sale for 150 yuan.
Access to the properties is gained by putting a phoney offer down.
And how would the time spent by the presenters of ‘happenings’ and other such phony pretences of art be measured?
At the conclusion of each episode, the one phony is revealed.
‘You wish he was’ Laena said, smiling phonily at Cam.