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Princeton's WordNet

  1. falsely(adverb)

    in an insincerely false manner

    "a seduction on my part would land us with the necessity to rise, bathe and dress, chat falsely about this and that, and emerge into the rest of the evening as though nothing had happened"

  2. falsely, incorrectly(adverb)

    in an incorrect manner

    "to credit Lister with the first formulation of the basic principle of stratigraphy would be to bestow credit falsely"

Wiktionary

  1. falsely(Adverb)

    In a false manner.

    He protested his innocence to the end, claiming he had been falsely charged and convicted.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Falsely(adverb)

    in a false manner; erroneously; not truly; perfidiously or treacherously

How to pronounce falsely?

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How to say falsely in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of falsely in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of falsely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of falsely in a Sentence

  1. Shirley Seaton:

    The 'football match' has been falsely blown up, especially this year.

  2. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe:

    None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.

  3. Lord Alfred Tennyson:

    His honour rooted in dishonour stood, And faith unfaithful kept him falsely true.

  4. Ludwig Wittgenstein:

    If there were a verb meaning "to believe falsely," it would not have any significant first person, present indicative.

  5. Ombir Sisodia:

    My son is innocent. He has been falsely implicated, he was sick and sleeping when mobs gathered around after the temple announcement.

Images & Illustrations of falsely

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