liar liar  /ˈlaɪ ər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person who has lied or who lies repeatedly

Usage(s):

  1. Like Franklin Roosevelt and Cordell Hull, Senator Kenneth Douglas McKellar considers Columnist Drew Pearson a liar.
  2. Don't be concerned that the hero of Umberto Eco's beguiling and exasperating new novel is a cheerful liar.
  3. Calling the President of the United States a liar in front of the nation is a new low even for House Republicans and it deserves the strongest response we can give.

News

  1. 'Incompetent' and 'liar' among most frequently used words to describe the president: Pew Research Center

    'Incompetent' and 'liar' among most frequently used words to describe the president: Pew Research Center
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Washington Times

  2. Witness says he, alleged mobster teamed up on 11 murders

    Portraying a star government witness as a mass murderer, a serial killer and a liar without remorse, defense lawyers for James "Whitey" Bulger tried Wednesday to undermine the testimony of that witness, former mob hitman John Martorano.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: CNN

  3. Whitey Bulger's Defense: Hit Man A Self-Serving Liar

    The confessed 20-time killer who has emerged as James "Whitey" Bulger's chief accuser suffered a relentless grilling Wednesday by defense lawyers who portrayed him as a self-serving liar who cut a deal with prosecutors to stay off death row.        
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Hartford Courant

Quotes

  1. "The timing's not right," Canseco said, according to excerpts released by ABC. "Let's see how Alex reacts. Let's see if they all call me a liar again. How's that for you? Let's see if all of a sudden they're going to call me a liar again."
    on Oct 5, 2007 By: Jose Canseco Source: Akron Beacon Journal

  2. "I have been judged by many in the media and public to be a cheat and a liar, and I have lost my job -- all long before I will have had an opportunity to present my case to you and without Indiana University conducting a meaningful investigation...
    on May 12, 2008 By: Kelvin Sampson Source: Indianapolis Star

  3. "Fifth inning. Any one who says they don't think about it is a liar," Danks said. "You know immediately what is going on out there. Actually, as weird as it sounds, it was pretty fortunate that it was a 1-0 game because you can't get ahead of...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: John Danks Source: USA Today

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