verb (used with object), be·lied, be·ly·ing.
SYNONYMS FOR belie
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OTHER WORDS FROM beliebe·li·er, nounun·be·lied, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for belie
The result is an industry whose products and working conditions belie the industry rhetoric about changing the world for the better.
Her optimistic assessment is belied, however, by recent reports of investors and multinational companies decamping for Singapore, and of wealthy individuals moving gold out of Hong Kong.
This ability comes so naturally to us it belies the complexity of the brain’s data-crunching processes under the hood.How a Memory Quirk of the Human Brain Can Galvanize AI|Shelly Fan|September 28, 2020|Singularity Hub
That message, though, belies a major influx of institutional support as Boerner Horvath’s colleagues and the Democratic Party have bolstered her campaign with tens of thousands of dollars in donations.Sacramento Report: The Debate Over SB 145 Sure Escalated Quickly|Voice of San Diego|September 18, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Carolina’s consistent predilection for offensive rebounding and 2-pointers also belie a sport-wide trend away from both those strategies.Happy Birthday To Roy Williams, The Coach Who Never Changes|Santul Nerkar|July 31, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
The story is simple and one that belies the intensity of the conflict.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley|Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And it belies the idea of the writer as a placeless member of the Society of the Imagination.
However, an insidious form of segregation, happening within the educational system, belies this simplistic view.
The communiqué issued by the G-20 at the end of its intensive discussions in Cannes belies this grand promise.
At 6-foot-5, and a lanky frame, he has a calm demeanor that belies the tremendous pressure he is under.Jackson's 'Last Man Standing', Dr. Conrad Murray: 'Don't Scapegoat Me'|Gerald Posner|August 19, 2009|DAILY BEAST
I have not told of anything that interferes with or belies my love for you.Tess of the d'Urbervilles|Thomas Hardy
Mulgrave affects ease and spirit, but his Essay on Satire belies the supposition that Dryden had any share in it.
History, which is the school of experience, belies the theory, whatever current science may say.A Labrador Doctor|Wilfred Thomason Grenfell
She accustoms her face to a simper, which every separate feature in it belies.
He belies his appearance for he is a distinguished professor of the University of Buenos Aires.Journeys and Experiences in Argentina, Paraguay, and Chile|Henry Stephens