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1. distort, falsify, garble, warp

make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story

2. cook, fake, falsify, fudge, manipulate, misrepresent, wangle

tamper, with the purpose of deception

Example Sentences:
'Fudge the figures'
'cook the books'
'falsify the data'

3. falsify

prove false

Example Sentences:
'Falsify a claim'

4. falsify

falsify knowingly

Example Sentences:
'She falsified the records'

5. alter, falsify, interpolate

insert words into texts, often falsifying it thereby

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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verb -fies, -fying or -fied (transitive)
to make (a report, evidence, accounts, etc) false or inaccurate by alteration, esp in order to deceive
to prove false; disprove

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nounWord forms: ˈfalsiˌfied or ˈfalsiˌfying
to make false
; specif.,
to give an untrue or misleading account of; misrepresent
to alter (a record, etc.) fraudulently
to prove or show to be untrue or unfounded
to falsify their hopes
verb intransitive
to tell falsehoods; lie

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


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v. fal·si·fied, fal·si·fy·ing, fal·si·fies
1. To state untruthfully; misrepresent.
a. To make false by altering or adding to: falsify testimony.
b. To counterfeit; forge: falsify a visa.
3. To declare or prove to be false.
To make untrue statements; lie.

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