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It’s not necessarily the stuff you see most advertised — like the fib about faster 5G phones — that made the best impression.

If the Times or Abramson, or both, is fibbing here, the credibility of the newspaper of record is now suspect.

“They were all adults, at least to the best of my knowledge… Some could have theoretically been fibbing about it,” he said.

Has anyone ever told a story about themselves without fibbing a little?

A great part of my life was made up of making life pleasant to others by fibbing.

This was outrageous fibbing, but nobly done in a good cause.

The Baroness turned her smile toward him, and she instantly felt that she had been observed to be fibbing.

This romantic young philanthropist talks of fibbing, as if it were the most simple thing in life.

Should it appear that Claire really wrote the letter, it will only be additional evidence of her faculty for fibbing.


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On this page you'll find 202 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fibbing, such as: misleading, dissembling, dissimulating, double-crossing, double-dealing, and equivocating.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.