Definition of perjured in English:


Syllabification: per·jured
Pronunciation: /ˈpərjərd


  • 1(Of evidence) involving willfully told untruths.
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    • They went on to give perjured evidence about this.
    • Prosecutors routinely relied on perjured police testimony to obtain convictions.
    • Even if the malpractice case was lost, the defense can claim that the perjured testimony was unimportant or was a result of honest confusion.
  • 1.1(Of a person) guilty of perjury: a perjured witness

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