What does falsification mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disproof, falsification, refutation(noun)

    any evidence that helps to establish the falsity of something

  2. falsification, misrepresentation(noun)

    a willful perversion of facts

  3. falsification, falsehood(noun)

    the act of rendering something false as by fraudulent changes (of documents or measures etc.) or counterfeiting

  4. falsification, falsifying, disproof, refutation, refutal(noun)

    the act of determining that something is false


  1. falsification(Noun)

    the act of falsifying, or making false; a counterfeiting; the giving to a thing an appearance of something which it is not

  2. falsification(Noun)

    knowingly false statement or wilful misrepresentation

  3. falsification(Noun)

    showing an item of charge in an account to be wrong

Webster Dictionary

  1. Falsification(noun)

    the act of falsifying, or making false; a counterfeiting; the giving to a thing an appearance of something which it is not

  2. Falsification(noun)

    willful misstatement or misrepresentation

  3. Falsification(noun)

    the showing an item of charge in an account to be wrong

  4. Origin: [Cf. F. falsification.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of falsification in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of falsification in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Barbara Castillo:

    The judge has ruled that they must face charges of falsification of documents and they must stay in prison.

  2. Alex Wang:

    Data falsification is a long-standing problem: China will not get its environmental house in order if it does not deal with this first.

  3. Ziva Branstetter:

    You would think the sheriff's office, if in fact there has been no pressure applied, no falsification of records, that they would be forthcoming with these documents.

  4. Roderich Kiesewetter:

    Seehofer has clearly positioned himself against the chancellor in the debate on refugees - I really hope he doesn't go on this trip, if Seehofer goes, he needs to warn the Russians that they need to stop the hybrid falsification of information and the undercover financing of radical right-wing networks.

  5. John Cavadini:

    He doesn’t thereby canonize or dogmatize a scientific theory, which by its very nature is subject to falsification and revision, but it is within the pope’s competence and authority to call attention to our moral responsibilities and duties in the face of the best scientific theory out there, especially when the consequences of not doing so are serious or even drastic, and where silence could be interpreted as scandalous.

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