falsary

noun fal·sa·ry \ˈfȯl(t)sərē\

Definition of falsary

plural

-es

archaic

  1. :  falsifier, deceiver; specifically :  forger

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Origin and Etymology of falsary

Middle English falsarie, from Latin falsarius, from falsus + -arius -ary


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