Covinous
Covinous Cov"in*ous (k?v"?n-?s), a. (Law) Deceitful; collusive; fraudulent; dishonest. [1913 Webster]

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  • covinous — index collusive, deceptive, evasive, insidious, lying, machiavellian, mendacious, sly Burton s Legal Thesaurus …   Law dictionary

  • covinous — adj. conspiratorial, dishonest, deceitful …   English contemporary dictionary

  • covinous — a. (Law.) Fraudulent, deceitful, dishonest, deceptive, collusive …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • covinous — cov·i·nous …   English syllables

  • covinous — /kavanas/ Deceitful; fraudulent; having the nature of, or tainted by covin …   Black's law dictionary

  • covinous — /kavanas/ Deceitful; fraudulent; having the nature of, or tainted by covin …   Black's law dictionary

  • covinous — Collusive; deceitful; fraudulent …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • covinous — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Falsehood — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Falsehood >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 falsehood falsehood falseness Sgm: N 1 falsity falsity falsification Sgm: N 1 deception deception &c. 545 Sgm: N 1 untruth untruth &c. 546 Sgm …   English dictionary for students

  • Covenous — Cov e*nous (k?v ? n?s), a. See {Covinous}, and {Covin}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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