false


false

adjective

Definition of FALSE

2
being such in appearance only and made with or manufactured from usually cheaper materials <George Washington's false teeth were not made of wood but of elephant ivory and cow's teeth>
Antonyms genuine, natural, real
3
being such in appearance only and made or manufactured with the intention of committing fraud <arrested for selling false ID cards to teenagers>
Near Antonyms natural; actual, true, valid
5
marked by, based on, or done by the use of dishonest methods to acquire something of value <false advertising that claimed that the vegetables were organically grown when they weren't>
Near Antonyms legitimate, true, valid

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