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belie

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of BELIE

1
to give a misleading impression of <his bright smile belied his actual mood, which was really one of great sadness>
Synonyms misrepresent
Antonyms betray, represent
3
to keep secret or shut off from view <the security council issued false assurances that belied the true gravity of the situation>

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