mentir

 
mentir
intransitive verb
1. (to tell a falsehood) 
a. to lie 
Mintió y dijo que le gustaba mi corte de cabello. He lied and said that he liked my haircut.
mentir
intransitive verb
1. (general) 
a. to lie 
no me mientasdon't lie to me
miente más que hablahe's a born liar
esas estadísticas mienten, porque no tienen en cuenta…those statistics give a false picture o are misleading, because they don't take into account…
llovía, miento, granizaba cuando nos preparábamos para salirit was raining, I tell a lie, it was hailing as we were getting ready to leave
mentir
intransitive verb
to lie
nos mintió he lied to us; miente quien diga que hubo un acuerdo whoever says there was an agreement is lying; mentir no está bien it's wrong to tell lies; no he mentido en mi vida I've never told a lie in all my life; ¡miento! sorry!; I'm wrong!; my mistake!; ¡esta carta no me dejará mentir! this letter will bear me out o confirm what I say
Examples
Verb Conjugations for mentir
Indicative
Irregular forms are in red
PresentPreteriteImperfectConditionalFuture
yo
miento
mentí
mentía
mentiría
mentiré
mientes
mentiste
mentías
mentirías
mentirás
él/ella/Ud.
miente
mintió
mentía
mentiría
mentirá
nosotros
mentimos
mentimos
mentíamos
mentiríamos
mentiremos
vosotros
mentís
mentisteis
mentíais
mentiríais
mentiréis
ellos/ellas/Uds.
mienten
mintieron
mentían
mentirían
mentirán
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