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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
formal a statement that is not true
formal a lie
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
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
a reddish-brown substance made from the leaves of a bush and used for colouring hair or skin
moving with rhythm, together as one
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