Definition of 'untrue'
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We now accept that these reports are completely untrue and we apologise. The Sun (2010)We now accept that these allegations were completely untrue. The Sun (2008)The news spread through cyberspace before the club admitted that the story was untrue. Times, Sunday Times (2007)In my experience this is completely untrue. Times, Sunday Times (2013)So it would be untrue to the story to be fully clothed the whole time. The Sun (2010)Any reference to me is a malicious fabrication and completely untrue. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He has claimed the story is untrue. The Sun (2014)Any other suggestion is completely untrue. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The story is incredible, and probably untrue. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There were lurid allegations made, which he says are untrue. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Any speculation about us is probably untrue because we're not flashing the cash. Times, Sunday Times (2008)So when read things suggesting are not on the same it's completely untrue. The Sun (2007)But the story is untrue. Times, Sunday Times (2009)That is untrue, completely untrue. The Sun (2014)It is also completely untrue. Times, Sunday Times (2007)That, as the judge says, was untrue. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Which, if any, story is untrue? Times, Sunday Times (2013)Another man -- a minor official -- argued that the story was untrue. Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)A final legend -- which is probably untrue -- surrounds his departure at the end of the season. Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)
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Translations for 'untrue'
British English: untrue ADJECTIVE
If a statement or idea is untrue, it is false and not based on facts.
The allegations were completely untrue.
Definition of untrue from the Collins English Dictionary
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