Examples of untrue in a Sentence
He made untrue statements to the press.
Her lover had been untrue.
Recent Examples of untrue from the Web
The Internet is full of conspiracy theorists with various untrue claims; the chemtrail claim is one of them.
Cleveland Principal Tammy O'Neill says the charges of inaction are horrifying and untrue.
A spokeswoman for the country’s embassy in Washington says the story is untrue.
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week.
While a judge called into question Issa’s claims that the commercials are untrue, the congressman is still contesting them.
Aggressive reporting is vital, and Trump often says things that are untrue—
But Square Enix stated emphatically that this was untrue.
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First Known Use of untrue
before 12th century
UNTRUE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of untrue for English Language Learners
: not true
: not loyal to someone or something : not honest
UNTRUE Defined for Kids
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