Simple Definition of perjury
law : the crime of telling a lie in a court of law after promising to tell the truth
Full Definition of perjury
: the voluntary violation of an oath or vow either by swearing to what is untrue or by omission to do what has been promised under oath : false swearing
Examples of perjury
He was found guilty of perjury.
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