in a Sentence
Definition of Defraud
to swindle or cheat someone out of money
Examples of Defraud in a sentence
One way to defraud the government is by taking and cashing social security checks issued to people who died long ago.
The defendant was given a hefty sentence when he decided to defraud the court by denying his real name.
While continuously writing bad checks, the woman was unaware that her actions seemed to defraud the banks.
In order to buy expensive items using Tom’s bank account, Mark would defraud the credit card company by making them believe he was Tom.
There was no prison sentence long enough when the employee decided to defraud the company by embezzling money.
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