(Law) A false or deceitful seeming to undertake a thing for the purpose of defeating or destroying it.
Something that deceives, as an illusion, or is meant to deceive, as a fraud
The telling of a lie or lies
Something meant to deceive or mistakenly accepted as true:
Lack of conformity to truth or fact; inaccuracy.
The definition of fraud is something said or done in a dishonest way to trick people.
The quality of being insincere
Something untrue; a lie.
Lack of veracity; untruthfulness
The breaking of any oath or formal promise
Accordance with truth; accuracy of statement
Find another word for mendacity. In this page you can discover 26 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for mendacity, like: prevarication, falsification, deception, lying, lie, deceit, falsehood, fraud, insincerity, untruth and untruthfulness.