noun. ['ˈlaɪɝ'] a person who has lied or who lies repeatedly.
- false witness
- lier (Middle English (1100-1500))
- leogere (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
Words that Rhyme with Liar
Example sentences of the word liar
1. Noun, singular or mass
Catching someone in a lie and confronting him about it is less offensive than outright calling him a liar.
Quotes containing the word liar
1. Hope is the only universal liar who never loses his reputation for veracity.
- Robert Green Ingersoll
2. Is it true that you shouted at Professor Umbridge?""Yes.""You called her a liar?""Yes.""You told her He Who Must Not Be Named is back?""Yes.""Have a biscuit, Potter.
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
3. Doubt thou the stars are fire;Doubt that the sun doth move;Doubt truth to be a liar;But never doubt I love.
- William Shakespeare, Hamlet