liar

[ lahy-er ]
/ ˈlaɪ ər /

noun

a person who tells lies.

Origin of liar

before 950; Middle English lier, Old English lēogere. See lie1, -ar1

Can be confused

liar lyre
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British Dictionary definitions for liar

liar

/ (ˈlaɪə) /

noun

a person who has lied or lies repeatedly
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