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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
(Definition of false from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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