the telling of lies
, or false statements; untruthfulness: From boyhood, he has never been good at lying.
telling or containing lies; deliberately untruthful; deceitful; false: a lying report.
A lie is a statement that is known or intended by its source to be misleading,
inaccurate, or false. The practice of communicating lies is called lying, and a
Feb 21, 2008 ... Questions central to the philosophical discussion of lying to others and other-
deception (interpersonal deceiving) may be divided into two kinds.
Lying is probably one of the most common wrong acts that we carry out. Most
people would condemn lying except when there's a good reason for it.
Dec 17, 2012 ... Lying requires a lot of effort. When you tell the truth, you simply remember what
happens. When you lie you have to consider what you're trying ...
a false statement made with deliberate intent to deceive; an intentional untruth; a
falsehood. Synonyms: prevarication, falsification. Antonyms: truth. 2. something ...
Lying is communication with the intention of creating a false belief. A sarcastic
statement which is not intended or expected to create a false belief is not a lie, ...
Lying is saying something with the intent of creating a false belief or impression.
It's an attempt to get someone to believe something that is not true.
First, lying corrupts the most important quality of my being human: my ability to
make free, rational choices. Second, my lies rob others of their freedom to choose
May 20, 2011 ... 3:10-13). My husband and I, aware of this reality, have made a pact. If either of us
lies to the other, we are committed to confessing the lie within ...