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falseness

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1 lack of faithfulness especially to one's husband or wife
  • so that their love would never know a moment of falseness, Thomas Jefferson promised his dying wife that he would never remarry

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2 the act or fact of violating the trust or confidence of another
  • she could not believe that her so-called best friend could ever be guilty of such falseness

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3 the quality or state of being false
  • the falseness of your reasoning is so blatant that it's no wonder you reached that absurd conclusion

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“Falseness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/falseness. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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