half-truth(redirected from Half-truths)
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A statement, especially one intended to deceive, that omits some of the facts necessary for a full description or account.
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a partially true statement intended to mislead
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n., pl. -truths.
1. a statement that is only partly true, esp. one intended to deceive, evade blame, or the like.
2. a statement that fails to divulge the whole truth.
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half-truth[ˈhɑːfˈtruːθ] n → mezza verità f inv
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