Definition of falsify:
- To avoid or defeat; to prove false, as a judgment.
- To baffle or escape; as, to falsify a blow.
- To counterfeit; to forge; as, to falsify coin.
- To make false by multilation or addition; to tamper with; as, to falsify a record or document.
- To make false; to represent falsely.
- To prove to be false, or untrustworthy; to confute; to disprove; to nullify; to make to appear false.
- To show, in accounting, ( an inem of charge inserted in an account) to be wrong.
- To tell lies; to violate the truth.
- To violate; to break by falsehood; as, to falsify one's faith or word.
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- deceive (part of speech: verb)
- pretend (part of speech: verb)
- misteach (part of speech: verb)
But if the rude inroad of Gallic tumult, with its sophistical rights of man to falsify the account, and its sword as a make- weight to throw into the scale, shall be introduced into our city by a misguided populace, set on by proud great men, themselves blinded and intoxicated by a frantic ambition, we shall all of us perish and be overwhelmed in a common ruin.- "The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. V. (of 12)", Edmund Burke.
- "NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER", L. Muhlbach.
- "The Children of the World", Paul Heyse.