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Correct spelling:
falsity
Definition:
An untruth from ignorance or mistake.

Synonyms:

noun
dishonesty
chicane, criminality, fraudulence, Hanky Panky, indirection, infamy, insidiousness, unscrupulousness, wiliness, Double dealing, Hocuspocus, Improbity, cunnings, chicanes, sharp practice, criminalities, fourberie.
dishonesty, deception
canard, cheating, deceit, deceptiveness, disingenuousness, duplicity, erroneousness, error, faithlessness, fake, fallacy, falsehood, fib, fraud, fraudulence, hypocrisy, inaccuracy, infidelity, insincerity, lie, mendacity, misrepresentation, perfidiousness, perfidy, prevarication, sham, story, tale, treachery, unfaithfulness, unreality, untruth, double-dealing, uncandidness.
erroneousness
incorrectness.
error
boo-boo, faux pas, flaw, goof, howler, misconception, mismanagement, screamer, Misbelief, errors, XS, booboos, screamers, booboo, howlers, bad job, boo-boos, screw-up.
exaggeration
misstatement.
falsehood
dissimulation, fable, fakery, fallaciousness, feigning, figment, hogwash, misstatement, perjury, Untruism, cover up, coverup, fibbery, half truth, half truths, mis-statement.
falsity
false statement, falsehood, falseness, untruth.
infidelity
infidelity, Extramarital Relations.
perfidiousness
fickleness.
perfidy
perfidy.
untruth
lie.
wrongness
aberration, badness, error, fallaciousness, faultiness, flaw, illegality, inaccuracy, incorrectness, mistake, perversion, untruth, wrongness.
Examples of usage:
  1. From this you may gather that truth is the source of beauty, falsity of ugliness. – An Essay on True and Apparent Beauty in which from Settled Principles is Rendered the Grounds for Choosing and Rejecting Epigrams by Pierre Nicole
  2. It may also be brought about by fraud in two different ways, either when the people, being at first deceived, willingly consent to an alteration in their government, and are afterwards obliged by force to abide by it: as, for instance, when the four hundred imposed upon the people by telling them that the king of Persia would supply them with money for the war against the Lacedaemonians; and after they had been guilty of this falsity, they endeavoured to keep possession of the supreme power; or when they are at first persuaded and afterwards consent to be governed: and by one of these methods which I have mentioned are all revolutions in governments brought about. – Politics A Treatise on Government by Aristotle
  3. Yet his method was a right one, though it was perverse of Balzac to be occupied at all with such devices, when he might have rejected his falsity altogether. – The Craft of Fiction by Percy Lubbock
  4. It would, indeed, be singular not to detect him in a falsity, but in a truth. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. XII. (of XII.) by Edmund Burke
  5. Reality itself, therefore, is not and cannot be false, as we shall see more fully later; error or falsity is an accident only of the mind interpreting reality. – Ontology or the Theory of Being by Peter Coffey

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