falsified falsified  /ˈfɔl sə ˌfaɪd/


  1. (v) make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story
  2. (v) tamper, with the purpose of deception
  3. (v) prove false
  4. (v) falsify knowingly
  5. (v) insert words into texts, often falsifying it thereby

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  1. Corporations gave out stock options after market value rose but falsified the issue date as an earlier time when the value was lower.
  2. Even when it isn't, the falsified rsum can indicate a deeply rooted inclination toward unethical behavior.
  3. Far from reaping bumper crops, Dazhai had falsified yield figures.


  1. Former Hamburg Food Service Head Facing Felony, Misdemeanor Charge in Falsified Program Applications

    Donna Sue Shields, 53, the former director of the Hamburg School District's school lunch program, is facing two criminal charges as a result of an information prepared by Tenth Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Thomas Deen. She is alleged to have altered or falsified applications for the free and reduced price lunch program.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Ashley County Ledger

  2. ACLU alleges Highland Park Schools falsified records

    The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan is alleging a Highland Park Schools administrator falsified records to make it appear as though students were receiving individualized instruction.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Detroit News

  3. Flight 800 Documentary Features Former Crash Investigators Claiming NTSB Findings ‘Falsified’

    The retired investigators claim that findings were "falsified." They are petitioning the NTSB to reopen the investigation based on new evidence and eyewitness accounts.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: CBS New York


  1. ...after McChrystal was named to replace Gen. David McKiernan in Afghanistan, Pat Tillman Sr. told The Associated Press that he still believes McChrystal "participated in a falsified homicide investigation."
    on Jun 2, 2009 By: Pat Tillman Source: FOXNews

  2. "Millions of people have falsified records to gain unlawful admittance and benefit from that amnesty," said Assemblyman Chuck DeVore, R-Irvine, who is running for US Senate.
    on Apr 29, 2010 By: Chuck DeVore Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. At the time ICC chief executive Malcolm Speed said in a confidential but leaked memo that the auditors and ICC had been "misled" about some transactions, concluding: "It is clear that the accounts of ZC have been deliberately falsified to mask...
    on Mar 15, 2008 By: Malcolm Speed Source: CricInfo.com

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