Simple Definition of falsify
: to make (something) false : to change (something) in order to make people believe something that is not true
Full Definition of falsify
Examples of falsify
He was caught falsifying financial accounts.
<taking that statement completely out of context essentially falsifies it, whether that's your intention or not>
Origin of falsify
Middle English falsifien, from Middle French falsifier, from Medieval Latin falsificare, from Latin falsus
First Known Use: 15th century
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