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    SEEKING FOR THE CORRECTNESS OF AN IDIOM.

    When I was 17, I learned this idiom; I know the meaning but I am seeking its correctness of the idiom please.

    "Mitigated falsifier of veracity"
    Means one is an absolute lier.

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    Winfred

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    Re: SEEKING FOR THE CORRECTNESS OF AN IDIOM.

    An absolute liar would be an "Unmitigated falsifier of veracity".
    I'm not a teacher of English, but I have spoken it for (almost) all of my life....

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    Re: SEEKING FOR THE CORRECTNESS OF AN IDIOM.

    Even with Grumpy's corrections, I've never heard it before.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: SEEKING FOR THE CORRECTNESS OF AN IDIOM.

    I've never heard it either. Sounds like something from PG Wodehouse...
    I'm not a teacher of English, but I have spoken it for (almost) all of my life....

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    Re: SEEKING FOR THE CORRECTNESS OF AN IDIOM.

    This sounds more like a euphemism,circumlocution, or similar literary device rather than an actual idiom.

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