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See definition of deceptively on Dictionary.com
  • as inshrewdly
  • as inuntruthfully

synonyms for deceptively

  • ably
  • adroitly
  • artfully
  • carefully
  • cleverly
  • coolly
  • deftly
  • deliberately
  • intelligently
  • judiciously
  • keenly
  • knowingly
  • skillfully
  • slyly
  • smartly
  • sagaciously
  • cunningly
  • facilely
  • foxily
  • guilefully
  • perspicaciously
  • trickily
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How to use deceptively in a sentence

Later stories showed how TurboTax uses deceptive design and misleading ads to get people to pay to file their taxes, even when they are eligible to file for free.
TWO PROPUBLICA PROJECTS WIN LOEB AWARDSBY PROPUBLICANOVEMBER 13, 2020PROPUBLICA
Hopkins’s allegations, without his name, were first aired last week by Project Veritas, an organization that uses deceptive tactics to expose what it says is bias and corruption in the mainstream media.
POSTAL WORKER RECANTED ALLEGATIONS OF BALLOT TAMPERING, OFFICIALS SAYSHAWN BOBURG, JACOB BOGAGENOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
This deceptive and convenient electoral system was manufactured several years after the triumph of the 1959 revolution and allowed the same man to govern for 49 years.
MY VOTE ON BEHALF OF THOSE WHO ARE EXCLUDEDYARIEL VALDÉS GONZÁLEZOCTOBER 27, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
If and when Faraday Future hits public markets, it will bear a huge legacy of mismanagement and alleged deceptive behavior by its founder, Jia Yueting.
THE ELECTRIC CAR FRENZY IS HELPING EVEN TROUBLED COMPANIES RAISE BIG MONEYDZANEMORRISOCTOBER 23, 2020FORTUNE
Yet the apparent simplicity of the olfactory system soon proved deceptive.
OUR MIND-BOGGLING SENSE OF SMELL - ISSUE 91: THE AMAZING BRAINANN-SOPHIE BARWICHOCTOBER 14, 2020NAUTILUS
These stories prompted reporting on the industry’s deceptive digital marketing tactics, which helped inform a year’s worth of further reporting.
PROPUBLICA WINS TWO NATIONAL 2020 MURROW AWARDSBY PROPUBLICAOCTOBER 14, 2020PROPUBLICA
In her series Deep Reckonings, which imagines powerful figures like Mark Zuckerberg apologizing for their actions, she also used voice actors rather than deepfake audio to further distinguish the project as satirical and not deceptive.
INSIDE THE STRANGE NEW WORLD OF BEING A DEEPFAKE ACTORKAREN HAOOCTOBER 9, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The company also used deceptive design, misleading ads and technical tricks to get people to pay to file their taxes, even when they were eligible to file for free.
FOUR PROPUBLICA PROJECTS NAMED FINALISTS FOR LOEB AWARDSBY PROPUBLICAOCTOBER 6, 2020PROPUBLICA
Bloomberg had previously reported that Nikola and its founder, Trevor Milton, made deceptive claims about the capabilities of the Nikola One unit displayed at a 2016 event.
NEW REPORT CLAIMS WIDESPREAD DECEPTION BY NIKOLA MOTOR AND FOUNDER TREVOR MILTONDZANEMORRISSEPTEMBER 10, 2020FORTUNE
He had come away in the sour mood of a thirsty man who finds an alkali spring sparkling deceptively under a rock.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
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WORDS RELATED TO DECEPTIVELY

  • ably
  • adroitly
  • artfully
  • carefully
  • cleverly
  • coolly
  • cunningly
  • deceptively
  • deftly
  • deliberately
  • facilely
  • foxily
  • guilefully
  • intelligently
  • judiciously
  • keenly
  • knowingly
  • perspicaciously
  • sagaciously
  • skillfully
  • slyly
  • smartly
  • trickily
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.