falsehood (n.) Old form(s): falshood
disloyalty, treachery, faithlessness
3H6 IV.iv.8[Lady Grey to Rivers, of Edward] betrayed by falsehood of his guard
H8 II.iv.97[Wolsey to Queen Katherine, of King Henry] If it be known to him / That I gainsay my deed, how may he wound ... my falsehood
Tem I.ii.95[Prospero to Miranda, of Antonio] my trust ... did beget of him / A falsehood in its contrary
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