(Law) A false or deceitful seeming to undertake a thing for the purpose of defeating or destroying it.
Something untrue; a lie.
The definition of a lie is a false statement.
Lack of honesty or integrity; improbity.
A fabricated thing; esp., a falsehood, false excuse, etc.
A false notion.
A small or trivial lie
Works in this category:
Deceit; trickery; cheating
An error or mistake
Lack of veracity; untruthfulness
Deliberate breach of faith; calculated violation of trust; treachery:
The crime of willfully and knowingly making a false statement about a material fact while under oath.
An absurd or highly improbable tale passed off as being true.
(Uncountable) The characteristic of being untrue.
Proper alignment or adjustment:
An erroneous or false idea
Something that deceives, as an illusion, or is meant to deceive, as a fraud
Find another word for falsehood. In this page you can discover 36 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for falsehood, like: whopper, prevarication, misrepresentation, story, untruth, lie, canard, dishonesty, fable, fabrication and fallacy.