from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A compulsion to embroider the truth, engage in exaggeration, or tell lies.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A compulsion to tell lies and exaggerate the truth.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An abnormal propensity to untruthfulness, especially to the telling of stories, affecting oneself or others, which have no foundation on fact.
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