PATHOLOGICAL LYING

a continual, compulsive propensity to tell lies out of proportion to any obvious benefit which can be reached.

PATHOLOGICAL LYING: "She'd had enough of Candace's pathological lying and decided to end their friendship."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PATHOLOGICAL LYING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pathological-lying/ (accessed February 16, 2020).
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