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deceiving

see definition of deceiving
  • verbmislead; be dishonest
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Synonyms for deceiving

verb mislead; be dishonest
  • betray
  • cheat
  • circumvent
  • defraud
  • delude
  • disappoint
  • dupe
  • entrap
  • falsify
  • fool
  • hoodwink
  • swindle
  • trick
  • victimize
  • bamboozle
  • beat
  • beguile
  • bilk
  • buffalo
  • burn
  • clip
  • con
  • cozen
  • ensnare
  • fake
  • fleece
  • gouge
  • gull
  • hoax
  • hook
  • humbug
  • outwit
  • rob
  • scam
  • screw
  • sell
  • skin
  • beat out of
  • cross up
  • double-cross
  • impose upon
  • lead on
  • play joke on
  • pull fast one
  • put on
  • suck in
  • take advantage of
  • take for
  • take for ride
  • take in
  • take to cleaners

Antonyms for deceiving

  • aid
  • assist
  • help
  • protect
  • support
  • be honest
  • give
  • let go
  • offer
  • release
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to deceiving

cheating

noun. lying
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  • defrauding
  • dishonesty
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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