adjective un·true \-ˈtrü\

: not true

: not loyal to someone or something : not honest

Full Definition of UNTRUE

:  not faithful :  disloyal
:  not according with a standard of correctness :  not level or exact
:  not according with the facts :  false
un·tru·ly \-ˈtrü-lē\ adverb

Examples of UNTRUE

  1. He made untrue statements to the press.
  2. Her lover had been untrue.

First Known Use of UNTRUE

before 12th century


Next Word in the Dictionary: untruismPrevious Word in the Dictionary: untroublesomeAll Words Near: untrue
April 20, 2015
ailurophile Hear it
a lover of cats
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears