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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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