knavery

[ ney-vuh-ree ]SEE DEFINITION OF knavery

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They know that their knavery is no secret but they don't mind.

To “resist not evil” seemed to him then only a rather feeble sort of knavery.

From this retreat we could see the proof of knavery in the villages below.

He was very cunning to be sure; but the "afflicted" girls could see through his knavery.

Folly and knavery were, for a time, completely in the ascendant.

Of clowns again, of the glory of knavery, and of the eternal type that shall endure.

In truth the depths of this man's knavery were unfathomable.

It was an island of happiness, behind these walls, concealed from the knavery of the world.

I hold you in the fetters of your own knavery, like a trout on the hook!

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

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