false position

noun

a situation in which a person is forced to act or seems to be acting against his principles or interests

Nearby words

  1. false negative,
  2. false neuroma,
  3. false pain,
  4. false pelvis,
  5. false pond,
  6. false positive,
  7. false pregnancy,
  8. false pretences,
  9. false pretenses,
  10. false relation

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