having a false or treacherous heart; deceitful; perfidious.

Nearby words

  1. false vampire,
  2. false vocal cord,
  3. false vocal cords,
  4. false waters,
  5. false-card,
  6. false-memory syndrome,
  7. false-negative,
  8. false-negative reaction,
  9. false-positive,
  10. false-positive reaction

Origin of false-hearted

First recorded in 1565–75

Related formsfalse-heart·ed·ly, adverbfalse-heart·ed·ness, noun

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