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1. falsification

noun. ['ˌfælsəfəˈkeɪʃən'] a willful perversion of facts.

Synonyms

  • distortion
  • wrongdoing
  • misrepresentation
  • dissimulation
  • misconduct
  • torture
  • deceit
  • twisting
  • straining
  • deception
  • equivocation
  • lying
  • actus reus
  • wrongful conduct
  • prevarication
  • fabrication
  • overrefinement
  • tergiversation

Antonyms

  • unequivocalness
  • unambiguity
  • disassembly
  • circumstantial evidence

Etymology

  • -ification (English)
  • -ification (French)
  • false (English)
  • false (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Falsification

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Sentences with falsification


1. Noun, singular or mass
What is not protected in any guidelines, however, is the falsification of employment applications.

Quotes about falsification


1. To make a deliberate falsification for personal gain is the last, worst depth to which either scholar or artist can descend in work or life.(Letter to Muriel St. Clare Byrne, 8 September 1935)
- Dorothy L. Sayers, The Letters of Dorothy L. Sayers. Vol. 1, 1899-1936: The Making of a Detective Novelist

2. falsification

noun. ['ˌfælsəfəˈkeɪʃən'] the act of rendering something false as by fraudulent changes (of documents or measures etc.) or counterfeiting.

Synonyms

  • frame-up
  • sophistication
  • knavery
  • falsehood
  • dishonesty
  • forgery

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • honesty
  • straight
  • effortless

Etymology

  • -ification (English)
  • -ification (French)
  • false (English)
  • false (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. falsification

noun. ['ˌfælsəfəˈkeɪʃən'] the act of determining that something is false.

Synonyms

  • disproof
  • falsifying
  • refutal
  • refutation
  • finding

Antonyms

  • goodness
  • good
  • truth
  • understatement

Etymology

  • -ification (English)
  • -ification (French)
  • false (English)
  • false (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. falsification

noun. ['ˌfælsəfəˈkeɪʃən'] any evidence that helps to establish the falsity of something.

Synonyms

  • disproof
  • grounds
  • confutation
  • reductio
  • reductio ad absurdum
  • evidence
  • refutation

Antonyms

  • question
  • unenlightenment
  • naivete
  • righteousness

Etymology

  • -ification (English)
  • -ification (French)
  • false (English)
  • false (Middle English (1100-1500))
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