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Definition 1: represent falsely - [verb of communication]

Samples where belie or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • This statement misrepresents my intentions

Synonyms for belie in the sense of this definition

(belie is a kind of ...) serve as a means of expressing something

"The flower represents a young girl"

(... is a kind of belie ) look at with sentimentality or turn into an object of sentiment

"Don't sentimentalize the past events"

(... is a kind of belie ) make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story

(... is a kind of belie ) make believe with the intent to deceive

"He feigned that he was ill" "He shammed a headache"

Definition 2: be in contradiction with - [verb of stative]

Synonyms for belie in the sense of this definition

(belie is a kind of ...) be at variance with; be out of line with

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