Search Synonyms for Word

Synonyms for falsify

Synonyms for (verb) falsify

Synonyms: falsify, alter, interpolate Definition: insert words into texts, often falsifying it thereby

Similar words: edit, redact Definition: prepare for publication or presentation by correcting, revising, or adapting Usage: Edit a book on lexical semantics; she edited the letters of the politician so as to omit the most personal passages

Synonyms: falsify Definition: falsify knowingly Usage: She falsified the records

Similar words: turn, change by reversal, reverse Definition: change to the contrary Usage: The trend was reversed; the tides turned against him; public opinion turned when it was revealed that the president had an affair with a White House intern

Synonyms: falsify Definition: prove false Usage: Falsify a claim

Similar words: confute, disprove Definition: prove to be false Usage: The physicist disproved his colleagues' theories

Synonyms: falsify, garble, warp, distort Definition: make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story

Similar words: belie, misrepresent Definition: represent falsely Usage: This statement misrepresents my intentions

Synonyms: fudge, fake, falsify, manipulate, cook, misrepresent, wangle Definition: tamper, with the purpose of deception Usage: Fudge the figures; cook the books; falsify the data

Similar words: cheat, chisel Definition: engage in deceitful behavior; practice trickery or fraud Usage: Who's chiseling on the side?