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Telling a fat lady: You don't look fat. I think you're in good shape.

Is that what you call a white lie?

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That's right
It's a fat lie! Emotion: smile
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That's a "happy lie"! for her anyway
A white lie is a lie that we think will not have any damaging consequences.

Wife ; Why are you so late
Husband - I had a last minute meeting in the office (When in fact he was in the pub with his colleagues)

A lie
Wife ; Why are you so late
Husband - I had a last minute meeting in the office (When in fact he took his girlfriend to a restaurant)

I only ever use the first version!
What is a fat lie??? Joke?

Can you give me an example of white lie?
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New2grammarWhat is a fat lie??? Joke?

Can you give me an example of white lie?

A fat lie is like a big lie.

He told me when I started working for the company that I would treble my salary after a year. It was a fat lie.I've been her 12 months and I'm earning less than when I started.

See above for white lie.
Thank you!!Optilang.