What does untrue mean?

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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.

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  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

Examples of untrue in a Sentence

  1. Bob Gardner:

    The idea that they don't have a voice or that they're not able to communicate and to get their views known and to have any influence, it's just untrue, they have a lot of influence.

  2. Kate Bedingfield:

    Joe Biden has dedicated his public life to changing the culture and the laws around violence against women. He authored and fought for the passage and reauthorization of the landmark Violence Against Women Act. He firmly believes that women have a right to be heard -- and heard respectfully, such claims should also be diligently reviewed by an independent press. What is clear about this claim : it is untrue. This absolutely did not happen.

  3. Donald Trump:

    The lawsuit alleges that Omarosa Manigault Newman' knowingly and willfully' failed to file a report. This is untrue.

  4. David Popp:

    It is untrue that itis our side holding it up. It is actually the Democrats in some capacity arethe ones holding it up right now.

  5. Mama June:

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

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