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Definition of Mendacious

Mendacious
Mendacious Men*da"cious, a. [L. mendax, -acis, lying, cf. mentiri to lie.] 1. Given to deception or falsehood; lying; as, a mendacious person. 2. False; counterfeit; containing falsehood; as, a mendacious statement. -- Men*da"cious*ly, adv. -- Men*da"cious*ness, n.

Meaning of Mendacious from wikipedia

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- It is the emotional story of a precocious young boy growing up in a mendacious and dishonorable family. He befriends his tutor, who is the only adult...
- religious zealots, and dupes willing to be mani****ted by the Klan's cynical, mendacious leaders. It was, in this view, a movement of country parsons and small-town...
- published from 1924 to 1932 by Bernarr "Bodylove" Macfadden. Exploitative and mendacious in its short life, the "****" defined tabloid journalism, launching...
- 1768, the theatre at Geneva was destro**** through burning, and Voltaire mendaciously accused Rousseau of being the culprit. In June 1768, Rousseau left Trie...
- President Polk's expansionist interpretation of America's ****ure as "mendacious". Ulysses S. Grant, served in the war with Mexico and later wrote: I was...
- memoir For the Record, David Cameron described Gove during this period as "mendacious", adding: "One quality shone through, disloyalty. Disloyalty to me and...
- of being unreliable, biased, parsimonious in his praise of heroes, and mendacious". The historian Duris of Samos called Herodotus a "myth-monger". Cicero...
- errors. The transparent effort to conceal this vicious and substantially mendacious partisan political diatribe as an innocent humanitarian appeal has no...
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