false translate English to French: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

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)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “false” in French

Word of the Day

procession

a line of people who are all walking or travelling in the same direction, especially in a formal way as part of a religious ceremony or public celebration

Word of the Day

I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
by Kate Woodford,
February 10, 2016
On this blog, we like to look at words and phrases in the English language that learners often have difficulty with. Two phrases that can be confused are ‘used to do something’ and ‘be used to something/doing something’. People often use one phrase when they mean the other, or they use the wrong

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More