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un·true

 (ŭn-tro͞o′)
adj. un·tru·er, un·tru·est
1. Contrary to fact; false.
2. Deviating from a standard; not straight, even, level, or exact.
3. Disloyal; unfaithful.

un·tru′ly adv.

untrue

(ʌnˈtruː)
adj
1. incorrect or false
2. disloyal
3. diverging from a rule, standard, or measure; inaccurate
unˈtrueness n
unˈtruly adv

un•true

(ʌnˈtru)

adj. , -tru•er, -tru•est.
1. not true to fact; incorrect; false.
2. unfaithful; disloyal.
3. not true to a standard.
[before 1050]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.untrue - not according with the facts; "unfortunately the statement was simply untrue"
false - not in accordance with the fact or reality or actuality; "gave false testimony under oath"; "false tales of bravery"
2.untrue - not true to an obligation or trust; "is untrue to his highest opportunity and duty"-Bruno Laske
unfaithful - not true to duty or obligation or promises; "an unfaithful lover"
3.untrue - not accurately fitted; not level; "the frame was out of true"; "off-level floors and untrue doors and windows"
uneven - not even or uniform as e.g. in shape or texture; "an uneven color"; "uneven ground"; "uneven margins"; "wood with an uneven grain"
4.untrue - (used especially of persons) not dependable in devotion or affection; unfaithful; "a false friend"; "when lovers prove untrue"
inconstant - likely to change frequently often without apparent or cogent reason; variable; "inconstant affections"; "an inconstant lover"; "swear not by...the inconstant moon"- Shakespeare

untrue

untrue

adjective
Translations
غَيْر صَحيح، كاذِب
nepravdivý
falskusand
nem igaz
ósannur
netiesa
nepatiess
nepravdivý
laženneresničen

untrue

[ˈʌnˈtruː] ADJ
1. (= inaccurate) → falso
it is untrue thatno es cierto or verdad que, es falso que
that is wholly untrueeso es completamente falso
2. (liter) (= unfaithful) → infiel
to be untrue to sbser infiel a algn
to be untrue to one's principlesno ser fiel a sus principios

untrue

[ʌnˈtruː] adj [statement,story, allegations] → faux(fausse)
it is untrue that ... → il est faux que ..., il n'est pas vrai que ...
it would be untrue to say that ... → il serait faux de dire que ...

untrue

adj
(= false)unwahr, falsch; (Tech) reading, instrumentinkorrekt, ungenau
(= unfaithful) personuntreu; to be untrue to somebodyjdm untreu sein; to be untrue to one’s principles/wordseinen Prinzipien/seinem Wort untreu sein

untrue

[ʌnˈtruː] adj (statement) → falso/a, non vero/a

untrue

(anˈtruː) adjective
not true; false. The statement is untrue.
unˈtruth () noun
a lie or false statement. His autobiography contains many untruths.
References in classic literature ?
It was so wicked, so untrue and ungrateful, how could I say it
To the untrue man, the whole universe is false -- it is impalpable -- it shrinks to nothing within his grasp.
If some men are shams and humbugs, that does not make religion untrue.
His statements, there- fore, may easily be disproved, if they are untrue.
Your words are such as ought not to be used: violent, unfeminine, and untrue.
To say that he was not startled, or that his blood was not conscious of a terrible sensation to which it had been a stranger from infancy, would be untrue.
I have no hope of its being untrue, but at least I may verify it.
Sir John even condescended to explain that the laws of political economy bind employers to buy labor in the cheapest market, and our poor friend, just as ignorant of economics as Sir John, of course did not know that this was untrue.
If you tell me that they are absolutely untrue from beginning to end, I shall believe you.
Thou canst not know it, lady mine, Or else thou art untrue.
Here again, as in the former instance, the defence of Socrates is untrue practically, but may be true in some ideal or transcendental sense.
This view of the matter, at any rate, puts it out of all doubt that the supposed abolition of the trial by jury, by the operation of this provision, is fallacious and untrue.