Übersetzung von “false” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


adjectivefalse /fɔls/
not true
faux/fausse , mensonger/-ère

a false statement
une affirmation fausse

false advertising
publicité mensongère

The charges turned out to be false.
Les charges ont été invalidées.
=fake; not real

false documents
faux documents

false eyelashes
faux cils
based on incorrect information
faux/fausse , trompeur/-euse

The news report gave us false hope.
Le communiqué de presse nous a donné de faux espoirs.

a false impression of the size of the building
une impression trompeuse quant à la taille de l'immeuble
not sincere
faux/fausse , fallacieux/-ieuse

false words
des paroles fausses/fallacieuses
under/on false pretenses
using deliberately untrue information
sous des prétextes fallacieux

They took my money under false pretenses.
Ils ont pris mon argent sous des prétextes fallacieux.

(Übersetzung von “false” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


adjective /foːls/

not true; not correct

He made a false statement to the police.

not genuine; intended to deceive

She has a false passport.


false teeth.

not loyal

false friends.
falsehood noun

(the telling of) a lie

She is incapable of (uttering a) falsehood.
falsify /-fӕi/ verb

to make false

He falsified the accounts.
falsification /-fi-/ noun

falsity noun

false alarm

a warning of something which in fact does not happen.

fausse alerte
We thought there was a fire, but it was just a false alarm.
false start

in a race, a start which is declared not valid and therefore has to be repeated.

faux départ

(Übersetzung von “false” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)