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Synonyms for untrue

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  1. untrueadjective

    false, lease


  2. untrueadjective

    False; not true.

    lease, false


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. untrue

    capricious, faithless, false, fickle, unfaithful, untrustworthy, wavering

    devoted, faithful, firm, incorruptible, loyal, stanch, sure, true, trustworthy, trusty, unwavering

Princeton's WordNet

  1. untrueadjective

    not according with the facts

    "unfortunately the statement was simply untrue"

    false, out of true

    constant, faithful, true, even

  2. untrueadjective

    not true to an obligation or trust

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

    false, out of true

    constant, even, true, faithful

  3. out of true, untrueadjective

    not accurately fitted; not level

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

    false, out of true

    faithful, constant, even, true

  4. false, untrueadjective

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

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

    off-key, fake, mistaken, imitation, sour, delusive, fictive, simulated, put on, false, assumed, faux, out of true, fictitious, sham, pretended

    faithful, constant, even, true

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. untrueadjective

    false, not true

  2. untrueadjective

    faithless, treacherous, apostate, recreant

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. untrueadjective

    inveracious, mendacious, false, untruthful, unfaithful

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "untrue":

    false, incorrect, fake, inaccurate, wrong, bogus

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How to use untrue in a sentence?

  1. Judge Kavanaugh and Ms. Dolphin:

    I learned about these yearbook pages only a few days ago, i don't know what' Renate Alumnus' actually means. I can't begin to comprehend what goes through the minds of 17-year-old boys who write such things, but the insinuation is horrible, hurtful and simply untrue. I pray their daughters are never treated this way. I will have no further comment.

  2. Tom Estey:

    As I have stated in the past, these claims are untrue and preposterous, richard, after 40 years of being in the spotlight, is now simply taking a break from the public eye and working behind the scenes to continue to help those millions of people worldwide in need of his assistance and on several projects to be announced soon.

  3. Scott Morrison:

    These suggestions that he's acted as a spy for Australia are absolutely untrue and we'll be protecting and seeking to support our citizen, as we have been doing now for some period of time, we make no apologies for standing up for one of our citizens.

  4. Mama June:

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

  5. Judith Butler:

    When some people rejoin with 'All Lives Matter' they misunderstand the problem, but not because their message is untrue. It is true that all lives matter, but it is equally true that not all lives are understood to matter, which is precisely why it is most important to name the lives that have not mattered, and are struggling to matter in the way they deserve, if we jump too quickly to the universal formulation, 'all lives matter,' then we miss the fact that black people have not yet been included in the idea of 'all lives.'.

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