untruthfulness


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un·truth·ful

 (ŭn-tro͞oth′fəl)
adj.
1. Contrary to truth; not true.
2. Given to falsehood; mendacious. See Synonyms at dishonest.

un·truth′ful·ly adv.
un·truth′ful·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.untruthfulness - the quality of being untruthfuluntruthfulness - the quality of being untruthful  
evasiveness, prevarication, equivocation - intentionally vague or ambiguous
insincerity, falseness, hollowness - the quality of not being open or truthful; deceitful or hypocritical
dishonesty - the quality of being dishonest
mendacity - the tendency to be untruthful
truthfulness - the quality of being truthful

untruthfulness

noun
Translations

untruthfulness

[ˈʌnˈtruːθfʊlnɪs] Nfalsedad f

untruthfulness

n (of statement)Unwahrheit f; (of person)Unaufrichtigkeit f
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What I mean is that when we tell lies we do it because we are afraid of what other people would think of us, or do to us, if they knew the truth; but although we know that God reads our hearts and hates all untruthfulness, we do not mind.
My officers work in a very political environment with a lot of drugs, a lot of activism, and a combination of untruthfulness and maybe distorted perceptions, and complaints still come in," Crompton said.
The exaggerations of these sixteenth century skeptics include, first, the fallacy that error proven in an author means complete mendacity; second, that from the untruthfulness of some we must assume the same of all, and worst of all, third, the inference that because history is inexact that it therefore must be useless.
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