HyperDic: falsify

English > 5 senses of the word falsify:
VERBcommunicationfalsify, distort, garble, warpmake false by mutilation or addition
socialfalsify, fudge, manipulate, fake, cook, wangle, misrepresenttamper, with the purpose of deception
cognitionfalsifyprove false
changefalsifyfalsify / falsify / falsify / falsify knowingly
changefalsify, interpolate, alterinsert words into texts, often falsifying / falsifying / falsifying it thereby
falsify > pronunciation
Soundsfao'lsahfay.
Rhymesacidify ... vilify: 78 rhymes with fay...
English > falsify: 5 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningmake false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsdistort, garble, warp
Narrowermangle, mutilate, murderalter so as to make unrecognizable
Broadermisrepresent, belierepresent falsely
Spanishalterar, confundir, distorsionar, falsear, tergiversar
Catalanalterar, distorsionar, tergiversar
Nounsfalsificationa willful perversion of facts
falsifiersomeone who falsifies / falsifies / falsifies / falsifies
falsitya false statement
falsitythe state of being false / false or untrue
English > falsify: 5 senses > verb 2, social
MeaningTamper, with the purpose of deception.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example "falsify the data"
Synonymsfudge, manipulate, fake, cook, wangle, misrepresent
Narrowerjugglemanipulate by or as if by moving around components
Broadercheat, chiselEngage in deceitful behavior
Spanishadulterar, desfigurar, falsear, falsificar, fingir, hacer trampa, manipular, tergiversar
Catalanfalsejar, falsificar, tergiversar
Nounsfalsificationthe act of rendering something false / false / false as by fraudulent changes (of documents or measures etc.) or counterfeiting
falsificationa willful perversion of facts
falsifiersomeone who falsifies / falsifies / falsifies / falsifies
falsitythe state of being false / false or untrue
English > falsify: 5 senses > verb 3, cognition
Meaningprove false.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"Falsify a claim"
Broaderdisprove, confuteprove to be false
Spanishfalsar, falsificar
Catalanfalsificar
Nounsfalsificationany evidence that helps to establish the falsity of something
falsifyingthe act of determining that something is false / false / false / false / false
falsitythe state of being false / false or untrue
English > falsify: 5 senses > verb 4, change
Meaningfalsify / falsify / falsify / falsify knowingly.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Broaderchange by reversal, turn, reversechange to the contrary
Oppositecorrect, rectify, rightmake right or correct
Spanishfalsificar
Catalanfalsificar
Nounsfalsificationa willful perversion of facts
falsifiersomeone who falsifies / falsifies / falsifies / falsifies
falsitya false statement
falsitythe state of being false / false or untrue
English > falsify: 5 senses > verb 5, change
Meaninginsert words into texts, often falsifying / falsifying / falsifying it thereby.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsinterpolate, alter
Broaderedit, redactPrepare for publication or presentation by correcting, revising, or adapting
Spanishinterpolar
Catalaninterpolar
Nounsfalsificationa willful perversion of facts
falsifiersomeone who falsifies / falsifies / falsifies / falsifies

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