What does duplicitous mean?

Definitions for duplicitous
duˈplɪs ɪ təs, dyu-du·plic·i·tous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ambidextrous, deceitful, double-dealing, duplicitous, Janus-faced, two-faced, double-faced, double-tongued(adj)

    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. duplicitous(Adjective)

    Given to or marked by deliberate deceptiveness in behavior or speech.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of duplicitous in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of duplicitous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of duplicitous in a Sentence

  1. Doug Gross:

    If people realize he's being duplicitous about those positions, he'll kill himself, if it gets publicized, it's high, high risk.

  2. Mike Cernovich:

    Yes they were being truthful in that there was no signed contract but it’s duplicitous to pretend as if they had no idea when Jack had been emailing with them.

  3. Ron Wyden:

    This agreement with the duplicitous and untrustworthy Iranian regime falls short of what I had envisioned. However, I have decided the alternatives are even more dangerous.

  4. Adam Schiff:

    This action is long overdue and follows an inexplicable series of events in which the White House played a role in selectively and surreptitiously providing the documents to our Chairman (Nunes), the White House has yet to explain why it attempted to conceal its role in the compilation of these materials. The White House is not a whistleblower and nothing that I was shown justifies such duplicitous conduct.

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