False Consciousness

Technology / Television (TV) / False Consciousness: In Marxist terms, a counterfeit image of the world determined by one's social class.

Other Words for False

False Noun Synonyms: untrue, unfactual, untruthful, wrong, amiss, mistaken, erroneous, incorrect, inaccurate, inexact, imprecise, faulty, flawed, invalid, unsound, unreal, imaginary, fictitious, spurious
False Adjective Synonyms: counterfeit, imitation, simulated, sham, forged, fraudulent, fake, artificial, synthetic, manufactured, unnatural, spurious, bogus, ersatz, factitious, mock, pseudo, phony

False Start

Entertainment / Football / False Start: The sudden movement of the offense in an effort to draw the defense offsides. MORE

False Positive

Technology / Email / False Positive: A legitimate message mistakenly rejected or filtered as spam, either by an ISP or a recipient's anti-spam program. The more stringent an anti-spam program, the higher the false-positive rate. MORE

False unicorn (Chamaelirium luteum)

Health / Herbs / False unicorn (Chamaelirium luteum): Balances hormones, diuretic, aids in delayed or absent menstruation, also helps threatened miscarriage, in small dosages it eases vomiting associated with pregnancy. MORE


Entertainment / Music / Falsetto: A style of male singing where by partial use of the vocal chords, the voice is able to reach the pitch of a female. MORE

Stream Of Consciousness

Entertainment / Literature / Stream Of Consciousness: Writing in which a character's perceptions, thoughts, and memories are presented in an apparently random form, without regard for logical sequence, chronology, or syntax. Often such writing makes no d MORE

False Negative

Technology / Email / False Negative: When spam filtering devices fail to detect spam and allow it to be delivered. MORE