Meaning of SPURIOUS in English

SPURIOUS

[adjective] - false and not what it appears to be, or (of reasons and judgments) based on something that has not been correctly understood and therefore falseShe rejected the prime minister's claims that the economy was getting stronger as spurious.Some of the arguments in favour of shutting the factory are questionable and others downright spurious.

Cambridge English vocab.      Кембриджский английский словарь.