(?), n.;
pl. Falsities (#).
[L. falsitas: cf. F. fausset, OF. also, falsit. See False, a.] 1. The quality of being false; coutrariety or want of conformity to truth.
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Probability does not make any alteration, either in the truth or falsity of things.
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2. That which is false; falsehood; a lie; a false assertion.
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Men often swallow falsities for truths.
Sir T. Brown.

Syn. -- Falsehood; lie; deceit. -- Falsity, Falsehood, Lie. Falsity denotes the state or quality of being false. A falsehood is a false declaration designedly made. A lie is a gross, unblushing falsehood. The falsity of a person's assertion may be proved by the evidence of others and thus the charge of falsehood be fastened upon him.
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