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  1. Deceiving

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of deceiving in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of deceiving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of deceiving in a Sentence

  1. Conte Camillo Benso di Cavour:

    I have discovered the art of deceiving diplomats. I speak the truth, and they never believe me.

  2. Richard Gillespie:

    Counterfeit products can be deceiving at first glance, they're often cheaper and can appear very similar to the real thing. However, inferior products can end up costing consumers more than if they purchased the genuine item because of the high likelihood of substandard materials and malfunctioning parts.

  3. Proverb:

    When a deceiving man tells you to climb a tree, tell him to climb it first. If he finds a comfortable spot you can follow him.

  4. Alfred Jules Ayer:

    The fact that people have religious experiences is interesting from the psychological point of view, but it does not in any way imply that there is such a thing as religious knowledge...Unless he can formulate this 'knowledge' in propositions that are empirically verifiable, we may be sure that he is deceiving himself.

  5. Carl Gustav Jung:

    Through pride we are ever deceiving ourselves. But deep down below the surface of the average conscience a still, small voice says to us, 'Something is out of tune.'

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