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  • adv. In a lying manner; deceptively, mendaciously.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a lying manner; falsely.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a lying manner; falsely; by telling lies.


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From lying + -ly.


  • And that little adventure sure paid for itself, just like they (lyingly) claimed that it would, right, jackass?

    Think Progress » VIDEO: The GOP’s Solution To Everything — Let’s ‘Start Over’

  • They are, by the way, smaller than Scope 2 emissions and much smaller than Scope 1 emissions (which are the things you lyingly claim were the ONLY things considered.) In 2008 total GHG emissions in New York City were 53.3 MMTCO2e,9. 0 percent below 2005 base year emissions of 58.6 MMTCO2e.

    Matthew Yglesias » Vancouver Suffering From Snow Shortage

  • He clearly attacks the Kantian division of the real and apparent worlds (the reality perceived by our senses, according to Kant, is the apparent world, while the true reality exists outside of perception) in Twilight of the Idols, where he writes “The ‘apparent’ world is the only one: the ‘real’ world has only been lyingly added.”

    Nietzsche the Pantheist? | Heretical Ideas Magazine

  • Yeah, maybe he should constantly (and lyingly) proclaim himself victorious, lie about his profession and write useless nonsensical drivel to prove himself “worthy”, jerkoff

    Think Progress » Rep. Trent Franks: African-Americans were better off under slavery.

  • While the Democrats verbally assail the Republican policies in Iraq, the Democrats too are playing the same game - how can the U.S. stay in Iraq and control the Iraqi oil, and at the same time lyingly convenience the American people that the U.S. should scale down its military operations.

    Poll: Approval Of Congress Lowest In Decade

  • Not "we were 'stay the course' at first but we've changed," no, he said (lyingly) "never."

    Ellis Weiner: A Tale of Two Georges

  • Bush lyingly implied that this was new information, when in fact he knew -- had to know -- that the "evidence" in British hands was the same set of documents he had been offered by Berlusconi almost a year and a half earlier, which had been declared to be bogus.

    Libby's Down: Now Let's Get to the Real Story

  • It was the old Catholic order of things which, they lyingly declared, was the parent of all the social injustice of the time and which had therefore to be ended.

    Archive 2007-08-19

  • It was this scheme that Vice President Dick Cheney and then National Security Director Condi Rice were mendaciously citing when they referred ominously to a mushroom cloud threat in the fall of 2002, and that Bush lyingly referred to in his 2003 State of the Union message, when he said: "The British government has learned that Saddam Hussein recently sought significant quantities of uranium from Africa."

    Commemorating 9-11 by Impeaching the President

  • Ask yourself, Howard Dean, how much less the world would hate us if the very head of one of America’s national parties, “reserved judgment” on the Americans you viciously and lyingly slander rather than only “reserving judgment” your words on Osama Bin Ladin.

    Think Progress » ThinkFast: December 1, 2006


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