1. lie, tell a lie [fib] ((about))
    • 名を偽る
    • give a false name
    • 病気と偽る
    • pretend to be ill/《文》 feign illness
    • 偽らざる事実
    • 「a clear-cut [an incontrovertible] fact
    • 偽って金をせしめる
    • obtain money by fraud
    • おじいさんが死んだと偽って仕事を休んだ
    • Pretending that his grandfather had died, he stayed home from work.
    • タバコを買いに行くと偽って
    • on the pretext of going to get some cigarettes
    • 彼は事情を偽って彼女からお金を借りた
    • He borrowed money from her under false pretenses.