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Definition of "bear false witness" []

  • To give an untrue testimony. To lie (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "bear false witness" in a sentence
  • "He did not bear false witness - that was not in him - but - without any evidence of an admissible kind he pronounced himself guilty, of what? of inappreciation of her gifts and of want of commiseration with her in her sufferings, for that is what it all amounts to."