Fake Fake, v. t. (Naut.) To coil (a rope, line, or hawser), by winding alternately in opposite directions, in layers usually of zigzag or figure of eight form,, to prevent twisting when running out. [1913 Webster]

{Faking box}, a box in which a long rope is faked; used in the life-saving service for a line attached to a shot. [1913 Webster]

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  • Fake — 〈[ fɛık] m. 6 oder n. 15; umg.; salopp〉 1. Simulation, Täuschung 2. Fälschung, Imitation eines teuren Markenproduktes ● die Geschichte ist ein Fake; die Uhr hat sich als Fake entpuppt [engl.] * * * Fake [feɪk ], der od. das; s, s [engl. fake, zu …   Universal-Lexikon

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  • Fake — Fake, v. t. [Cf. Gael. faigh to get, acquire, reach, or OD. facken to catch or gripe.] [Slang in all its senses.] 1. To cheat; to swindle; to steal; to rob. [1913 Webster] 2. To make; to construct; to do. [1913 Webster] 3. To manipulate… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fake — 〈 [fɛık] m. od. n.; Gen.: s, Pl.: s; umg.; salopp〉 1. Simulation, Täuschung; die Geschichte ist ein Fake 2. Fälschung, Imitation eines teuren Markenproduktes; die Uhr hat sich als Fake entpuppt [Etym.: engl.] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • fake — [adj] false, imitation affected, artificial, assumed, bogus, concocted, counterfeit, fabricated, fictitious, forged, fraudulent, invented, make believe, mock, phony, pretended, pseudo*, reproduction, sham, simulated, spurious; concepts 401,582… …   New thesaurus

  • fake — fake1 [fāk] vt., vi. faked, faking [earlier feague, feake, ult. < ? Ger fegen, polish, sweep, in 17th c. thieves slang, to clean out a (victim s) purse] 1. a) to make (something) seem real, satisfactory, etc. by any sort of deception or… …   English World dictionary

  • Fake — Fake, n. [Cf. Scot. faik fold, stratum of stone, AS. f[ae]c space, interval, G. fach compartment, partition, row, and E. fay to fit.] (Naut.) One of the circles or windings of a cable or hawser, as it lies in a coil; a single turn or coil. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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