Definition Of untruth
a lie or false statement (often used euphemistically).
they go off and tell untruths about organizations for which they worked
Example Of untruth
A slip becomes a slide when the executive starts setting unacceptable standards based on deceit and untruth .
Above the shelves where goods are stacked, printed signs admonish: ‘Even one drop of untruth will poison the entire milk ocean of truth.’
As I mentioned on Amy's blog, I think the Cardinal's comments boil down to a truth told in the service of untruth .
But one should not confuse dramatic urgency with untruth .
But the media treat these routine untruths as respectable statements that ought to be analysed and debated.