Definition of False. Meaning of False. Synonyms of False

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Definition of False

False
False False, adv. Not truly; not honestly; falsely. ``You play me false.' --Shak.
False
False False, v. t. [L. falsare to falsify, fr. falsus: cf. F. fausser. See False, a.] 1. To report falsely; to falsify. [Obs.] --Chaucer. 2. To betray; to falsify. [Obs.] [He] hath his truthe falsed in this wise. --Chaucer. 3. To mislead by want of truth; to deceive. [Obs.] In his falsed fancy. --Spenser. 4. To feign; to pretend to make. [Obs.] ``And falsed oft his blows.' --Spenser.

Meaning of False from wikipedia

- False or falsehood may refer to: False (logic), the negation of truth in cl****ical logic Lie or falsehood, a type of deception in the form of an untruthful...
- In medical testing, and more generally in binary cl****ification, a false positive is an error in data reporting in which a test result improperly indicates...
- In psychology, a false memory is a phenomenon where a person recalls something that did not happen or recalls it differently from the way it actually...
- A false dilemma (or sometimes called false dichotomy) is a type of informal fallacy, more specifically one of the correlative-based fallacies, in which...
- False equivalence is a logical fallacy in which an equivalence is drawn between two subjects based on flawed or false reasoning. This fallacy is categorized...
- A false flag operation is an act committed with the intent of disguising the actual source of responsibility and pinning blame on a second party. The...
- A false accusation is a claim or allegation of wrongdoing that is untrue and/or otherwise unsupported by facts. False accusations are also known as groundless...
- The false gharial (Tomistoma schlegelii), also known as the Malayan gharial and the Sunda gharial, is a freshwater crocodilian in the family Gavialidae...
- False advertising is the use of false, misleading, or unproven information to advertise products to consumers. The advertising frequently does not disclose...
- The name false morel is given to several species of mushroom which bear a resemblance to the highly regarded true morels of the genus Morc****a. Like...
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