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Translation of "false" - English-German dictionary

false

adjective /foːls/
not true; not correct falsch He made a false statement to the police.
not genuine; intended to deceive falsch She has a false passport.
artificial künstlich false teeth.
not loyal falsch false friends.
falsehood noun
(the telling of) a lie die Unwahrheit She is incapable of (uttering a) falsehood.
falsify /-fӕi/ verb
to make false fälschen He falsified the accounts.
falsification /-fi-/ noun
die Fälschung
falsity noun
die Falschheit
false alarm
a warning of something which in fact does not happen. falscher Alarm 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. der Fehlstart
(Definition of false from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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