perjurious
adjective Date: 1602 marked by perjury <
perjurious testimony
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perjuriously adverb

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  • perjurious — per·ju·ri·ous /pər ju̇r ē əs, jər / adj: perjured perjurious statements a perjurious witness per·ju·ri·ous·ly adv Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • Perjurious — Per*ju ri*ous, Perjurous Per ju*rous, a. [L. perjuriosus, perjurus.] Guilty of perjury; containing perjury. [Obs.] Quarles. B. Johnson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • perjurious — See perjury. * * * …   Universalium

  • perjurious — adjective Of or pertaining to perjury …   Wiktionary

  • perjurious — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Marked by lying under oath: forsworn, perjured. See TRUE …   English dictionary for students

  • perjurious — adj. false, untrue, mendacious; guilty of lying under oath, guilty of perjurypÉ™rdÊ’ÊŠrɪəs /pɜː dÊ’ÊŠÉ™r …   English contemporary dictionary

  • perjurious — per·ju·ri·ous …   English syllables

  • perjurious — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Perjurous — Perjurious Per*ju ri*ous, Perjurous Per ju*rous, a. [L. perjuriosus, perjurus.] Guilty of perjury; containing perjury. [Obs.] Quarles. B. Johnson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • perjury — perjurious /peuhr joor ee euhs/, adj. perjuriously, adv. perjuriousness, n. /perr jeuh ree/, n., pl. perjuries. Law. the willful giving of false testimony under oath or affirmation, before a competent tribunal, upon a point material to a legal… …   Universalium

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