My co-host was talking about how he came out and we were talking about this issue, yet I was kind of lying by omission
, by not revealing where I was in all this.
Lying by omission
is purposely leaving out details while commission is a simple denial or wrongful affirmation.
She said: 'I just felt like I was lying by omission
and I felt really guilty about that.
But I think if you don't say something it's lying by omission
accurate but incomplete (contains very little lack of conviction but significant extraneous information and, therefore, shows lying by omission
or knowingly including other information that does not answer the question asked while leaving out and, thereby, avoiding pertinent elements of the event); or
Hence, she clearly signaled that lying by omission
was no violation of the honesty pledge.