Definition of untruthful in English:

untruthful

Line breaks: un|truth¦ful
Pronunciation: /ʌnˈtruːθfʊl
 
, -f(ə)l/

adjective

Derivatives

untruthfully

adverb
More example sentences
  • Parking attendants often continue issuing the ticket after the vehicle has left the scene and then untruthfully write in their logbook that the ticket was FTW (fixed to windscreen) or GTD (given to driver).
  • ‘It hadn't crossed my mind,’ I replied untruthfully, with my toes crossed.
  • Women can of course decline to answer the question or answer it untruthfully.

untruthfulness

noun
More example sentences
  • Surely it is the untruthfulness of the allegation being championed by the BBC which continues to provoke what looks like an understandable reaction among members of the government and its sympathisers.
  • Honesty and sincerity to ourselves is the decoding agent that unscrambles the web of illusion created by our untruthfulness.
  • The reporter must have forgotten those common sense soldiers on the HMS Ark Royal who turned off the BBC in disgust at its bias and untruthfulness.

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