What does untrue mean?

Definitions for untrueʌnˈtru

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word untrue.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. untrue(adj)

    not according with the facts

    "unfortunately the statement was simply untrue"

  2. untrue(adj)

    not true to an obligation or trust

    "is untrue to his highest opportunity and duty"-Bruno Laske

  3. out of true, untrue(adj)

    not accurately fitted; not level

    "the frame was out of true"; "off-level floors and untrue doors and windows"

  4. false, untrue(adj)

    (used especially of persons) not dependable in devotion or affection; unfaithful

    "a false friend"; "when lovers prove untrue"


  1. untrue(Adjective)

    False; not true.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Untrue(adj)

    not true; false; contrary to the fact; as, the story is untrue

  2. Untrue(adj)

    not faithful; inconstant; false; disloyal

  3. Untrue(adverb)



  1. Untrue

    Untrue is the second album by the producer known as Burial. It was released on 5 November 2007 as a 13-track Digipack CD and a nine-track 2xLP from which some of the beatless pieces were edited. The album marked a development in Burial's sound; it employed pitch-shifted and time-stretched vocal samples in many tracks, in comparison to his previous mostly instrumental work. It was named the third best album of the decade by Resident Advisor.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Untrue

    un-trōō′, adj. not true: false: not faithful: disloyal: not in accordance with a standard.—ns. Untrue′ness, state of being untrue; Untru′ism, something palpably untrue.—adv. Untru′ly, not truly, falsely.—n. Untruth, falsehood: a lie.—adj. Untruth′ful.—adv. Untruth′fully.—n. Untruth′fulness.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of untrue in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of untrue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    The untrue things don’t deserve to be respected!

  2. Mama June:

    The statement of me dating a sex offender is totally untrue.

  3. Janet Jackson:

    The rumors are untrue. I do not have cancer. I am recovering.

  4. Richard Nixon, discussing Watergate:

    I was not lying. I said things that later on seemed to be untrue.

  5. Emeasoba George:

    Be accustomed only/wholly/for life to a true love and not at all to an untrue love. Do quote me right.

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