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French translation of “false”

false

adjective /foːls/
not true ; not correct
faux
He made a false statement to the police .
not genuine ; intended to deceive
faux
She has a false passport .
artificial
faux
false teeth .
not loyal
faux
false friends .
falsehood noun (the telling of) a lie
mensonge
She is incapable of ( uttering a) falsehood.
falsify /-fӕi/ verb to make false
falsifier
He falsified the accounts .
falsification /-fi-/ noun
falsification
falsity noun
fausseté
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
(Definition of false from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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