One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘she was no good at lying’
untruthfulness, fabrication, fibbing, perjury, white lies, little white lies
falseness, falsity, dishonesty, mendacity, mendaciousness, perfidy, perfidiousness, lack of veracity, telling stories, invention, misrepresentation, deceit, duplicity, dissimulation, dissembling, pretence, artifice, guile, double-dealing, underhandedness
telling the truth, honesty
1‘he's a lying, cheating snake in the grass’
untruthful, false, dishonest, mendacious, perfidious, deceitful, deceiving, deceptive, duplicitous, dissimulating, dissembling, double-dealing, two-faced, Janus-faced, guileful, underhand, disingenuous
informal crooked, bent, sneaky, tricky
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