It is in vain to palter with our conscience: there are not two honours—two honesties.
Never for an instant did either of these palter with the other.
The honour of the school was in question, and he had no right to palter with that.
Aziel could no longer palter with himself, it was the truth.
It must not, like the witches in Macbeth, "palter in a double sense."