Synonyms of lying in English:

lying


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noun

1‘she was no good at lying’

SYNONYMS

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

informal kidology

ANTONYMS

telling the truth, honesty


adjective

1‘he's a lying, cheating snake in the grass’

SYNONYMS

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

archaic hollow-hearted

ANTONYMS

truthful, honest