Root Word of the Day: FALSIFY

falsify (verb) – to misrepresent; to counterfeit; to forge
BREAKDOWN: FAL- (deceive) + -FY (to make or do)

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This word is built on the root FAL-, which means to fail or to deceive.
Common FAL- words include fault, fail, failure, false, and falsehood.
More esoteric FAL- words include fallibility.

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