What to make of all these ultimatums, those rescinded or falsified and those left on the table?
The 17th floor not only produced the falsified statements, they did the accounting for our office on 19.
Two-plus years ago, Taranto and I had an exchange over Andrew Breitbart's promotion of a falsified video.
mid-15c., "to prove false," from Middle French falsifier (15c.), from Late Latin falsificare (see falsify). Meaning "to make false" is from c.1500. Earlier verb was simply falsen (c.1200). Related: Falsified; falsifying.