Lying and Veracity


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Lying noun – The deliberate act of deviating from the truth.
Veracity is an antonym for lying.
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Veracity noun – Devotion to telling the truth.
Usage example: her innate veracity is beyond question

Lying is an antonym for veracity in truth topic.
Nearby Word: veracious
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  • Truth Serums In an episode of Hercules: The Legendary Journeys, the heroes were searching for the Sword of Veracity, which made whomever held it incapable of lying.
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