Definitions for falsehood
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falsehood, falsity, untruthnoun
a false statement
the act of rendering something false as by fraudulent changes (of documents or measures etc.) or counterfeiting
The property of being false.
A false statement, especially an intentional one; a lie
Don't tell falsehoods.
Mendacity, deceitfulness; the trait of a person who is mendacious and deceitful.
Etymology: From falshede, from false + -hede.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from false.
All deception in the course of life is, indeed, nothing else but a lie reduced to practice, and falsehood passing from words to things. Robert South, Sermons.
want of truth or accuracy; an untrue assertion or representation; error; misrepresentation; falsity
a deliberate intentional assertion of what is known to be untrue; a departure from moral integrity; a lie
treachery; deceit; perfidy; unfaithfulness
a counterfeit; a false appearance; an imposture
The numerical value of falsehood in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of falsehood in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
The predicate of the nation’s problems - and the party’s problems - going forward is that too many Republicans have promoted the falsehood that the election was stolen.
Truth may be stretched, but cannot be broken, and always gets above falsehood, as oil does above water.
A divine falsehood is more powerful than any human truth.
Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.
Falsehood is easy, truth so difficult.
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- лъжа́, лъжли́вост, непра́вилност, фалш, гре́шкаBulgarian
- epärehellisyys, valheellisuus, epätotuus, valeFinnish
- falsità, menzogna, menzogneroItalian
- лжи́вость, ложь, фальшь, непра́вильность, непра́вдаRussian
- mintreye, minteWalloon
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