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dɪˈsit fəlde·ceit·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deceitful, fallacious, fraudulentadjective

    intended to deceive

    "deceitful advertising"; "fallacious testimony"; "smooth, shining, and deceitful as thin ice" - S.T.Coleridge; "a fraudulent scheme to escape paying taxes"

  2. ambidextrous, deceitful, double-dealing, duplicitous, Janus-faced, two-faced, double-faced, double-tonguedadjective

    marked by deliberate deceptiveness especially by pretending one set of feelings and acting under the influence of another

    "she was a deceitful scheming little thing"- Israel Zangwill; "a double-dealing double agent"; "a double-faced infernal traitor and schemer"- W.M.Thackeray

Wiktionary

  1. deceitfuladjective

    deliberately misleading or cheating

  2. deceitfuladjective

    deceptive in multiple ways

Webster Dictionary

  1. Deceitfuladjective

    full of, or characterized by, deceit; serving to mislead or insnare; trickish; fraudulent; cheating; insincere

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of deceitful in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of deceitful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of deceitful in a Sentence

  1. Book of Proverbs:

    Faithful are the wounds of a friend, but the kisses of an enemy are deceitful.

  2. Alex Whipple:

    Budge said. Everything he has done has been quite deceitful and we have no reason to believe anything he told us was accurate.

  3. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    1. If naive optimism disappears, it will destroy the overwhelming majority of the economy's market. If people stop believing and sink into skepticism. The deceitful economics of marketing exists thanks to the naive optimism that tomorrow will be better. 2. Love is phantom nostalgia. 3. Thinking is a neural-gene transformation under the influence of instinctual defects and vices, paradoxes like selfishness and self-deception. What shapes the quantum deformations of the future. 4. You are immersed in an abundance of endless emptiness, where you get more and more confused and this leads you to madness. 5. The paradox is not a faceted, symbolic aphorism of the subconscious. 6. An art critic and a psychologist are very similar to each other, both of them are looking for insanity in abstraction, a grain of logic. 7. Kazakh woman is a hot deity, she is the sexiest notes of desire. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

  4. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    A wise man shall never be conquered by a deceitful false prophet; but fools and simple minds shall revere the prophet as they would a deity.

  5. Aesop:

    Faithful are the wounds of a friend but the kisses of an enemy are deceitful.

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