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untruthful

un·truth·ful

untruthful

 
pronunciation:
uhn truth fl
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: contrary to fact; not true; false.
The explanation that she gave was untruthful.
antonyms:
truthful
similar words:
false, mendacious
definition 2: inclined to lie; dishonest.
He had always been untruthful about where he went in the evenings.
antonyms:
truthful
similar words:
deceitful, dishonest, lying, mendacious
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derivations: untruthfully (adv.), untruthfulness (n.)