Belying sentence example

belying
  • The inhabitants, notwithstanding the unhealthiness of their climate, are a strong and athletic race, belying their yellow and sickly appearance.
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  • They all take great liberties with history, thus belying the opinion of Sanch3 Panza that "the ballads are too old to tell lies."
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  • The black swan was thought remarkable when discovered, as belying an old Latin proverb.
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