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lie

noun /lai/
a false statement made with the intention of deceiving
mentira
It would be a lie to say I knew, because I didn’t.
liar /ˈlaiə/ noun a person who tells lies, especially as a habit
mentiroso
You can’t trust what she says – she’s such a liar.
lie detector /ˈlai diˌtektə/ noun a piece of equipment used to show whether someone is telling the truth; polygraph
detector de mentiras
see also lay1.
Translations of “lie”
in Korean 거짓말…
in Arabic كَذِب…
in French mensonge…
in Italian bugia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 謊話,瞎話…
in Russian ложь…
in Turkish yalan, aslı astarı olmayan söz/yazı…
in Polish kłamstwo…
in Portuguese mentira…
in German die Lüge…
in Catalan mentida…
in Japanese うそ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 谎话,瞎话…
(Definition of lie from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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