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untruth

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3 the quality or state of being false
  • there is an element of untruth in all forms of art: works of art provide only a semblance of reality

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The first known use of untruth was before the 12th century

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untruthful

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“Untruth.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/untruth. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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