1 a statement that is untrue does not give the right facts; false
2 literary someone who is untrue to their husband, wife etc is not faithful to them

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  • Untrue — es el segundo disco de dubstep del productor Burial. Fue publicado el 5 de noviembre de 2007 en el sello Hyperdub como un CD de 13 temas en formato Digipack y un doble LP con nueve canciones. El álbum marcó un importante avance en el desarrollo… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Untrue — Альбом Burial Дата выпуска 5 ноября 2007 Жанр …   Википедия

  • Untrue — Un*true , a. 1. Not true; false; contrary to the fact; as, the story is untrue. [1913 Webster] 2. Not faithful; inconstant; false; disloyal. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Untrue — Un*true, adv. Untruly. [Obs. or Poetic] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • untrue — I adjective apocryphal, contrary to fact, counterfeit, deceitful, deceptive, delusive, dishonest, disingenuous, disloyal, disobedient, erroneous, faithless, fake, fallacious, false, falsus, fictitious, forged, fraudulent, groundless, hypocritical …   Law dictionary

  • untrue — O.E. untreowe unfaithful (of persons), from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + TRUE (Cf. true). Cf. M.Du. ongetrouwe, M.L.G. ungetruwe, O.H.G. ungitriuwi, O.N. utryggr. Meaning contrary to facts is attested from c.1300 …   Etymology dictionary

  • untrue — [adj] dishonest apocryphal, cheating, counterfactual, deceitful, deceptive, delusive, deviant, disloyal, dissembling, distorted, erroneous, faithless, fallacious, false, fictitious, forsworn, hollow, imprecise, inaccurate, inconstant, incorrect,… …   New thesaurus

  • untrue — ► ADJECTIVE 1) false or incorrect. 2) not faithful or loyal …   English terms dictionary

  • untrue — [un tro͞o′, un′tro͞o΄] adj. [ME untrewe < OE untreowe; un , not + treowe,TRUE] 1. contrary to fact or truth; false or incorrect 2. not agreeing with a standard, rule, or measure 3. not faithful or loyal untruly adv …   English World dictionary

  • Untrue — Infobox Album | Name = True Type = Album Artist = Burial Released = November 5, 2007 Recorded = Genre = Dubstep Length = 50:33 Label = Hyperdub Producer = Burial Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4.5|5 [http://wm02.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg… …   Wikipedia

  • untrue — [[t]ʌ̱ntru͟ː[/t]] ADJ: usu v link ADJ If a statement or idea is untrue, it is false and not based on facts. The allegations were completely untrue... It was untrue to say that all political prisoners have been released... Such remarks are both… …   English dictionary

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