What does the word mendacity mean?

Usage examples for mendacity

  1. My 'Spider' told me that these were all the time alive, rejoined Laurence, with mendacity on a truly generous scale. – The Sign of the Spider by Bertram Mitford
  2. The hearty Charles spoke his little mendacity. – Angela's Business by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  3. This second role completes the dedication of the invaders on the altar of mendacity. – The Open Secret of Ireland by T. M. Kettle