Root Word of the Day: FALSITY

falsity (noun) – the condition of being false; a lie or falsehood
BREAKDOWN: FAL- (deceive) + -ITY (quality)

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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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