Definition of 'give the lie to'
Example sentences containing 'give the lie to'
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This gives the lie to companies' claims that their pay schemes reward only top performance. Times, Sunday Times (2014)She said they gave the lie to medics' claims walkouts were all about patient safety. The Sun (2016)It also gave the lie to French claims to have a highbrow and ethical press, critics said. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Definition of give the lie to from the Collins English Dictionary
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