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noun as in insincerity

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So she lies to the knight, telling him Madalena is sorry and wants him back.

Maxwell was not available for comment but has described all claims against her as “untrue” and “obvious lies.”

Maxwell was not available for comment describes all claims against her as “untrue” and “obvious lies.”

The wreckage lies no more than around 100 feet down in the Java Sea.

On the other end of the spectrum, there lies an artist like Lena Dunham, who engages in a flaunting of the flawed self.

Descending the Alps to the east or south into Piedmont, a new world lies around and before you.

San Antonio de Bexar lies in a fertile and well-irrigated valley, stretching westward from the river Salado.

Every bell lies four times together before, and four times behind, except only when the extream changes are made behind.

But the strange mystery, the secret that lies concealed within its organization, is realized by but few.

Under all man's dreams of eternal gods and eternal heavens lies man's passion for the eternal feminine.


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to lies, such as: falsity, hypocrisy, deceitfulness, deception, dishonesty, and pretense.

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