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"If that is the case, hats off to him for guile and deviousness," says Yossi Verter in Haaretz.

The New York 23rd remains a cautionary tale about the Club for Growth and its snooty deviousness during the last days of the GOP.

Their streak of extreme deviousness, which comes out in one way or another.

They operated with a deviousness that made cartel treacheries seem like child's play.

So with infinite deviousness Chitterlow came at last to his play.

But the deviousness and aberration of our human faculties frequently amount to something considerably more serious than this.

There is in your heart a simplicity which the white man can never fathom and a deviousness which he can never understand.

I had meant to approach the matter with a diplomatic deviousness.


On this page you'll find 24 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to deviousness, such as: artfulness, chicanery, craftiness, crookedness, cunning, and foxiness.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.