untruth


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Untruth \Un*truth"\, n.
   1. The quality of being untrue; contrariety to truth; want of
      veracity; also, treachery; faithlessness; disloyalty.
      --Chaucer.
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   2. That which is untrue; a false assertion; a falsehood; a
      lie; also, an act of treachery or disloyalty. --Shak.
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   Syn: Lie; falsehood. See Lie.
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