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A lie; deceitful or dishonest behavior; equivocation. A lie; deceitful or dishonest behavior; equivocation.
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  1. A lie; deceitful or dishonest behavior; equivocation. A lie; deceitful or dishonest behavior; equivocation.
Incorrect or unfaithful representation in the capacity of agent or official representative, as of a principal in a matter of business, or of constituents in legislation.
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  1. Incorrect or unfaithful representation in the capacity of agent or official representative, as of a principal in a matter of business, or of constituents in legislation.
  2. A false statement typically made with the intention to mislead. See fraud. A false statement typically made with the intention to mislead. See fraud.
  3. Erroneous or false representation; an unfair or dishonest account or exposition; a false statement: as, to injure one's character by misrepresentations.
Romantic legend or tradition:
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  1. Romantic legend or tradition:
  2. A lie:
  3. An account or report regarding the facts of an event or group of events:
Something untrue; a lie.
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  1. Something untrue; a lie.
  2. An untrue statement; falsehood; lie
  3. The condition of being false; lack of truth.
An aircraft whose horizontal stabilizing surfaces are forward of the main wing.
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  1. An aircraft whose horizontal stabilizing surfaces are forward of the main wing.
  2. A short winglike control surface projecting from the fuselage of an aircraft, such as a space shuttle, mounted forward of the main wing and serving as a horizontal stabilizer.
  3. An unfounded or false, deliberately misleading story.
An absurd or highly improbable tale passed off as being true.
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  1. An absurd or highly improbable tale passed off as being true.
  2. An absurd, improbable story
Dishonesty
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  1. Dishonesty
  2. The quality or condition of being false.
  3. Something false; esp., a lie
(Medicine, informal) Short form of fibula.
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  1. (Medicine, informal) Short form of fibula.
  2. (Informal) A lie, especially one that is more or less inconsequential.
  3. An insignificant or childish lie.
Anything made up or imagined, as a statement, story, etc.
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  1. Anything made up or imagined, as a statement, story, etc.
  2. The category of literature, drama, film, or other creative work whose content is imagined and is not necessarily based on fact.
  3. Narrative, explanatory material, or belief that is not true or has been imagined or fabricated:
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  1. (Countable) untruth, falsehood
  2. (Uncountable) A lack of veracity
  3. A falsehood; lie
A false statement deliberately presented as being true; a falsehood.
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  1. A false statement deliberately presented as being true; a falsehood.
  2. A false statement or action, esp. one made with intent to deceive
  3. Something meant to deceive or mistakenly accepted as true:
Incorrect or unfaithful representation in the capacity of agent or official representative, as of a principal in a matter of business, or of constituents in legislation.
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  1. Incorrect or unfaithful representation in the capacity of agent or official representative, as of a principal in a matter of business, or of constituents in legislation.
  2. A false statement typically made with the intention to mislead. See fraud. A false statement typically made with the intention to mislead. See fraud.
  3. Erroneous or false representation; an unfair or dishonest account or exposition; a false statement: as, to injure one's character by misrepresentations.
A statement that is false. Usually indicating an error rather than an intentional lie.
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  1. A statement that is false. Usually indicating an error rather than an intentional lie.
A lie; deceitful or dishonest behavior; equivocation. A lie; deceitful or dishonest behavior; equivocation.
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  1. A lie; deceitful or dishonest behavior; equivocation. A lie; deceitful or dishonest behavior; equivocation.
Romantic legend or tradition:
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  1. Romantic legend or tradition:
  2. A lie:
  3. An account or report regarding the facts of an event or group of events:
A narrative of real or imaginary events; a story.
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  1. A narrative of real or imaginary events; a story.
  2. A story or account of true, legendary, or fictitious events; narrative
  3. A malicious story, piece of gossip, or petty complaint.
The condition of being false; lack of truth.
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  1. The condition of being false; lack of truth.
  2. An untrue statement; falsehood; lie
  3. A lie or falsehood.
(Informal) An unbelievable story; exaggeration
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  1. (Informal) An unbelievable story; exaggeration
(Idiomatic) A greatly exaggerated, fantastic story.
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  1. (Idiomatic) A greatly exaggerated, fantastic story.
  2. A kind of story or folk tale characterized by intentionally ludicrous exaggeration and incredible incidents
Anything extraordinarily large
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  1. Anything extraordinarily large
  2. Something exceptionally big or remarkable.
  3. A heinous or outrageous lie
The state of being in error; the quality of being erroneous.
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  1. The state of being in error; the quality of being erroneous.
(Law) A mistake in judgment or procedure of a court of record, usually prejudicial to one of the parties
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  1. (Law) A mistake in judgment or procedure of a court of record, usually prejudicial to one of the parties
  2. The difference between a computed or estimated result and the actual value, as in mathematics
  3. The condition of having incorrect or false knowledge.
A statement or an argument based on a false or invalid inference.
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  1. A statement or an argument based on a false or invalid inference.
  2. (--- Logic) An argument which does not conform to the rules of logic, esp. one that appears to be sound
  3. An error in reasoning; flaw or defect in argument
The characteristic of being false.
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  1. The characteristic of being false.
Dishonesty
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  1. Dishonesty
  2. The quality or condition of being false.
  3. Something false; esp., a lie
The quality or state of being untrue; falsity
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  1. The quality or state of being untrue; falsity
  2. An untrue statement; falsehood; lie
  3. The condition of being false; lack of truth.
A falsehood; lie
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  1. A falsehood; lie
  2. Lack of veracity; untruthfulness
  3. An untruth; a falsehood.
A lie; falsehood
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  1. A lie; falsehood
  2. The quality or state of being mendacious
  3. The condition of being mendacious; untruthfulness.
An act of committing such a crime:
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  1. An act of committing such a crime:
  2. The willful telling of a lie while under lawful oath or affirmation to tell the truth in a matter material to the point of inquiry
  3. The criminal offense of making false statements under oath, especially in a legal document or during a legal proceeding. The criminal offense of making false statements under oath, especially in a legal document or during a legal proceeding.
(Countable) Something which is untrue; untruth.
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  1. (Countable) Something which is untrue; untruth.
  2. (Uncountable) The state of being untruthful; dishonesty.
Find another word for falsehood. In this page you can discover 36 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for falsehood, like: prevarication, misrepresentation, story, untruth, lie, canard, cock-and-bull story, falsity, fib, fiction and inveracity.