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When Clyde was pressed by reporters on this Thursday, he smirked and dissembled and regarded his questioners with utter contempt, as if he’s entirely untouchable in his ability to rewrite the history of what we all saw with our own eyes.

It took German soldiers just 36 hours and 27 crates to dissemble the entire chamber and ship it to a castle in Königsberg.

Three days into the life of the fledgling country and separatists dissemble on how far advanced they are in state making.

Instead of too big to fail, they embrace the unfettered right to cheat and dissemble.

But it apparently made it easier for Pentagon officials to dissemble about them.

It would not be the same house; we should have to dissemble; I saw myself speaking English the long day through.

The Minister was too old, and too passionate by nature, to hide his feelings; he no longer cared to dissemble them.

It smote him with horror and anger; but he was much too manly to betray these actual sentiments, and continued to dissemble.

It may even be politic to dissemble a little, and pretend we rather enjoy it than otherwise.

Lady Byron, having once conceived a notion of Augustas guilt, would not change her opinion, and was far too honest to dissemble.


On this page you'll find 72 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to dissemble, such as: affect, camouflage, cloak, conceal, counterfeit, and cover.

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