deceitfulness

  • 1 Deceitfulness — De*ceit ful*ness, n. 1. The disposition to deceive; as, a man s deceitfulness may be habitual. [1913 Webster] 2. The quality of being deceitful; as, the deceitfulness of a man s practices. [1913 Webster] 3. Tendency to mislead or deceive. The… …

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  • 2 deceitfulness — index bad faith, collusion, concealment, deceit, dishonesty, duplicity, evasion, false pretense, falsificat …

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  • 3 deceitfulness — noun The state or quality of being deceitful. This is the hend, is it, of all my bearing with her deceitfulness, her lowness, her falseness, her laying herself out to catch the admiration of vulgar minds …

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  • 4 deceitfulness — deceitful ► ADJECTIVE ▪ acting to deceive others. DERIVATIVES deceitfully adverb deceitfulness noun …

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  • 5 deceitfulness — noun see deceitful …

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  • 6 deceitfulness — See deceitfully. * * * …

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  • 7 deceitfulness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The act or practice of deceiving: cunning, deceit, deception, double dealing, duplicity, guile, shiftiness. See HONEST …

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  • 8 deceitfulness — de ceit·ful·ness || fÊŠlnɪs n. dishonesty, falseness …

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  • 9 deceitfulness — de·ceit·ful·ness …

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  • 10 deceitfulness — See: deceitful …

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  • 11 deceitfulness — noun the quality of being crafty • Syn: ↑craftiness, ↑guile • Derivationally related forms: ↑deceitful • Hypernyms: ↑disingenuousness …

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  • 12 deception — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Misrepresentation Nouns 1. (act of deceiving) deception, deceptiveness; falseness, falsehood, untruth; imposition, imposture, misinformation, disinformation; fraud, fraudulence, deceit, deceitfulness,… …

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  • 13 Serpent (symbolism) — Serpent is a word of Latin origin (from serpens, serpentis something that creeps, snake ) that is commonly used in a specifically mythic or religious context, signifying a snake that is to be regarded not as a mundane natural phenomenon nor as an …

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  • 14 Conditional preservation of the saints — The Five Articles of Remonstrance Conditional election Unlimited atonement Total depravity …

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  • 15 Parable of the Sower — The Parable of the Sower is a parable of Jesus according to all of the Synoptic Gospels (at [http://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Mark%204:1 20; version=31; Mark 4:1 20] , [http://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Matthew%2013:1 23;… …

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  • 16 Apostasy in Christianity — Judas betrays Jesus with a kiss. Judas Iscariot, one of the Twelve Apostles, became an apostate.[1] Apostasy in Christianity refers to the rejection of Christianity by someone who formerly was a Christian. The term apostasy comes from the Greek… …

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  • 17 Falsity — • A perversion of truth originating in the deceitfulness of one party, and culminating in the damage of another party Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Falsity     Falsity      …

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  • 18 deceit — de·ceit n: deliberate and misleading concealment, false declaration, or artifice: deception theft by deceit; also: the tort of committing or carrying out deceit an action for deceit see also fraud, misrepresentation …

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  • 19 fraud — n [Latin fraud fraus] 1 a: any act, expression, omission, or concealment calculated to deceive another to his or her disadvantage; specif: a misrepresentation or concealment with reference to some fact material to a transaction that is made with… …

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  • 20 duplicity — du·plic·i·ty /dü pli sə tē, dyü / n pl ties [Late Latin duplicitat duplicitas duality, double dealing, from Latin duplex twofold] 1: the use of deceptive words or actions 2: the use of more than one claim, allegation, or defense in a single… …

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