A primitive root; to lie (that is, deceive), literally or figuratively
KJV Usage: fail, (be found a, make a) liar, lie, lying, be in vain.
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions
1. to lie, tell a lie, be a liar, be found a liar, be in vain, fail a. (Qal) liar (participle) b. (Niphal) to be proven to be lying c. (Piel) 1. to lie, tell a lie, tell a lie with, deceive 2. to disappoint, fail d. (Hiphil) to make a liar, prove to be a liar
Origin: a primitive root
Parts of Speech: Verb