Bold-faced lie

Submitted by DogwoodGirl on 28.12.2017

Bold-faced lie (English) — To tell a lie with impunity, generally a lie with no relation to the truth. (He was caught in a bold-faced lie when he said that he had not been anywhere near the area but the surveillance camera said otherwise). See also: to lie through your teeth; to lie through one's teeth; to lie like a rug.

English, explained by DogwoodGirl on Thu, 28/12/2017 - 01:21

"Bold-faced lie" in lyrics

I'm cold, I'm ugly
I'm always confused by everything
I can stare into a thousand eyes
But every smile hides a bold-faced lie

It itches, it seethes, it festers and breathes

Slipknot - Diluted