These words are used when you are sure that what you are hearing is a lie.


If your friend says that he is the richest man in the world. ”Tôi là người giàu nhất thế giới”

And you don’t believe it, you may say : XẠO or NÓI XẠO (it means “you are telling lies” )


XẠO – NÓI XẠO is usually used when talking to your friends or someone younger.

Please avoid using it for older people. It can be considered offensive.

Similar phrases:

Here are some other phrases. They are arranged on a scale of Rude – Polite for you to get a visual image on how they should be used.

Please watch the video below for more detailed explanation.