Synonyms of falsehood in English:

falsehood


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noun

1‘this is an exaggeration if not a downright falsehood’

SYNONYMS
lie, fib, untruth, false statement, falsification, fabrication, invention, piece of fiction, fiction, story, yarn, made-up story, trumped-up story, fake news, cock and bull story, flight of fancy, figment of the imagination
barefaced lie, white lie, little white lie, half truth, departure from the truth, alternative fact, red herring
informal tall story, tall tale, fairy story, fairy tale, whopper
British informal porky, porky pie, pork pie
humorous terminological inexactitude
ANTONYMS

truth

2‘no one has accused me of falsehood before’

SYNONYMS
lying, mendacity, untruthfulness, fibbing, fabrication, invention, perjury, perfidy, perfidiousness, lack of veracity, telling stories, misrepresentation, prevarication, equivocation
deceit, deception, deceitfulness, pretence, artifice, falseness, two-facedness, double-dealing, double-crossing, dissimulation, treachery
Irish informal codology
informal kidology
ANTONYMS

truthfulness, honesty