Translation of "false" - English-Spanish dictionary

false

adjective uk /fɔːls/

B1 not true or correct

falso
He gave false information to the police.

not real

postizo, falso
The drawer has a false bottom.

(Translation of “false” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

false

adjective /foːls/

not true; not correct

falso
He made a false statement to the police.

not genuine; intended to deceive

falso
She has a false passport.

artificial

postizo
false teeth.

not loyal

falso, desleal
false friends.
falsehood noun

(formal) (the telling of) a lie

falsedad, mentira
She is incapable of (uttering a) falsehood.
falsify /-fӕi/ verb (past participle falsified)

to make false

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

falsificación
falsification of the documents.
falsity noun

falsedad
false alarm noun

a warning of something which in fact does not happen

falsa alarma
We thought there was a fire, but it was just a false alarm.
false start noun

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

salida nula

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