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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Represent falsely; Be in contradiction with..

Usage examples (33)
  • But, the level of work being produced often belies the levels of funding.
  • But these terms belie the simplicity of what really happened.
  • Spectacular shots which kind of belie the danger which is involved here.
  • The word "belie" seems to like shifting its meaning in baffling ways. for more
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