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something that you say or write that is not true and that you know is not true
a story, excuse etc that is not true
false or incorrect information, especially when it is intended to trick someone
a story or piece of information that someone fabricates
a lie told to avoid making someone upset, not for your own advantage or in order to harm someone else
a statement that is only partly true or that gives only some of the facts
a story that is just a series of lies
a story or explanation that someone has invented in order to make people believe something that is not true
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
a large expensive boat that is used for racing or sailing
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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Free thesaurus definition of lies from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.