Meaning of SPURIOUS in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈspjuərɪəs ]

adj. 1 not genuine, not being what it purports to be, not proceeding from the pretended source (a spurious excuse). 2 having an outward similarity of form or function only. 3 (of offspring) illegitimate. øøspuriously adv. spuriousness n. [L spurius false]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.