Words have meanings.
A liar is a liar is a liar.
I can’t tell you how bloody sick I get hearing “distortion”, “falsehood”, “misstatement”, and the like. (”below the dignity of the office”)
If someone is a buggering liar, he is a BUGGERING LIAR and should be called out as such, as Rinse Repeatus did. And there IS no dignity in Dingy Harry’s “office”...must call out evil by its name.