Translation of "false" - English-French dictionary

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

(Translation of “false” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)