Definition of falsify
- the accounts were falsified to conceal a theft
He was caught falsifying financial accounts.
taking that statement completely out of context essentially falsifies it, whether that's your intention or not
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First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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to lessen the seriousness or strength of
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