False

Adjective

  • Untrue, not factual, factually incorrect.
  • (logic) Of a state in Boolean logic that indicates a negative result.
  • Not well founded; not firm or trustworthy; erroneous.

    "a false conclusion;  a false construction in grammar"

  • Spurious, artificial.

    "false teeth"

  • Not faithful or loyal, as to obligations, allegiance, vows, etc.; untrue; treacherous.

    "a false friend, lover, or subject;  false to promises"

  • (music) Out of tune.
  • Based on factually incorrect premises.

    "false legislation"

  • Uttering falsehood; dishonest or deceitful.

    "a false witness"

  • Not essential or permanent, as parts of a structure which are temporary or supplemental.

Adverb

  • Not truly; not honestly; falsely.

Noun

  • One of two options on a true-or-false test.

    "The student received a failing grade for circling every true and false on her quiz."

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