mendacity - Dictionary definition and meaning for word mendacity
mend+a+city. during elections, politicians promise that "they will mend the city and make it better" which is a lie....
Men+audacity: men have the audacity to lie
Veracity is truthfulness where as mendacity is untruthful
Like "Mind of Mencia" because Carlos lies and steals jokes.
Mending the truth to his advantage was the car salesmanâ€™s greatest capacity.