double-dealing

[ duhb-uh l-dee-ling ]SEE DEFINITION OF double-dealing

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I am weary of its double-dealing, and tired of its gilded falsehood.

You don't mean to say you do not believe my son and me—that you suspect us of double-dealing!

The child was too young to reason, too simple by nature to give any thought to double-dealing.

His double-dealing was rather too much even for the Holy Alliance.

It is averse to knavery, to crafty guile and double-dealing.

Disposes to fraud, double-dealing, and irresponsible actions.

He has sent me word that he will espouse our cause, but I fear he may be double-dealing.

And in spite of this double-dealing, you must want Mr Trevithick, too?

Double-dealing often lurks behind an exaggerated appearance of frankness.

Every word that proceeds from your mouth is hypocrisy, double-dealing, and deceit.

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