barefaced liar

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barefaced liar

One who tells blatantly obvious and/or impudent untruths easily and with little or no attempt to disguise the lie. Everyone knows he is just a barefaced liar. It's a wonder anyone believes a thing he says anymore.
See also: barefaced, liar
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"If someone had told me that I'd win this race when I was coming here I'd call them bare-faced liar.
His latest feeble excuse, saying that he 'misspoke' in his meeting with Vladimir Putin, is pathetic and confirms what we already know, he is a bullying bare-faced liar unfit to be leader of the western world.
Then when you say you tried to phone she calls you a bare-faced liar, she hasn't even switched her telly on for 15 years and her ears are fine.
Guiao, however, lashed out at referee Rey Yante and called him a 'bare-faced liar' after receiving a technical foul in the second quarter for using a profane language.
Such is the dedication and commitment of Sarikas to the protection of institutions he would rather be known as a bare-faced liar than allow the lifting of parliamentary immunity without adequate documentation.
Salmond was previously branded a "bare-faced liar" over EU membership after he claimed to have legal advice showing Scotland would become a member.
I'd say the man's either a bare-faced liar or he's an ignorant fool.
'He's nothing but a bare-faced liar and should have been taught a lesson, but he's got off scot-free.
Whether Tenet actually threatened to quit or not, I have no idea - but I do know that Clinton was a bare-faced liar, just as the entire American public later found out with the Lewinsky fiasco."
You're right, it was the 'Yes, Iraqi Information Minister' show, staring Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf as the, quite literally, bare-faced liar intent on convincing us the war was going Iraq's way.
DISGRACED Bertie Ahern is still charging EUR30,000 a time for public speaking - even though the Mahon Tribunal exposed him as a bare-faced liar.
Test veteran Ken McGinley said: "He either has no grasp of his brief at all or he is a bare-faced liar. Either way he doesn't deserve to stay."
'We were married for 37 years and now I find out he's a bare-faced liar,' said Janet.
The Prime Minister has turned out to be a bare-faced liar. Shame on Mr Blair."
A WITNESS in the Sharkey family triple murder trial yesterday denied being a "bare-faced liar".