(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun The practice of lying: falsehood, inveracity, mendacity, perjury, untruthfulness. See TRUE.

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  • truthlessness — index bad faith, dishonesty, improbity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Truthlessness — Truthless Truth less, a. Devoid of truth; dishonest; dishonest; spurious; faithless. {Truth less*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • truthlessness — noun The state of being truthless, untruthfulness …   Wiktionary

  • truthlessness — truth·less·ness …   English syllables

  • truthlessness — noun see truthless * * * truthˈlessness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑truth …   Useful english dictionary

  • truth — truthless, adj. truthlessness, n. /troohth/, n., pl. truths /troohdhz, troohths/. 1. the true or actual state of a matter: He tried to find out the truth. 2. conformity with fact or reality; verity: the truth of a statement. 3. a verified or… …   Universalium

  • bad faith — n: intentional deception, dishonesty, or failure to meet an obligation or duty no evidence of bad faith compare good faith in bad faith: with or characterized by intentional deception or dishonesty possessor in bad faith an obligation …   Law dictionary

  • dishonesty — I noun bad faith, cheating, chicane, chicanery, corruption, corruptness, cozenage, deceit, deceitfulness, deception, deviation from probity, dishonor, disingenuousness, disposition to deceive, disposition to defraud, disposition ro lie, duplicity …   Law dictionary

  • improbity — I noun artfulness, breach of trust, corruption, craftiness, crookedness, deceit, deceitfulness, deviousness, dishonesty, disingenuity, disingenuousness, duplicity, falsehood, falseness, falsity, fraud, fraudulence, fraudulency, furtiveness, graft …   Law dictionary

  • credibility gap — Synonyms and related words: artfulness, craftiness, deceitfulness, dishonesty, disingenuousness, doubtfulness, falseheartedness, falsehood, fibbery, fibbing, forswearing, fraud, implausibility, inconceivability, incredibility, insincerity,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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