Thesaurus / subterfuge

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"All right, then," he barked out, at last casting aside all subterfuge.

The Roof TreeCharles Neville Buck

"I once told you that you were poor at subterfuge, and you know you are wronging them," she said.

Winston of the PrairieHarold Bindloss

From beginning to end, his conduct was a record of cowardice and subterfuge.

"The delay is only a subterfuge on your part," said the squire hotly.

Frank's CampaignHoratio Alger, Jr.

Who has never caught mother or sister in a falsehood or a subterfuge?

The Dangerous AgeKarin Michalis

But Jacqueline with one gesture brushed aside tact and subterfuge.

Kildares of StormEleanor Mercein Kelly

As he refused to do so, Madame Josserand overcame the difficulty by a subterfuge of doubtful honesty.

A Zola DictionaryJ. G. Patterson

A subterfuge like this, which might justify the disregard of any law whatever, found no favor with the members of the order.

For all that lady's skill at subterfuge, there were implied evasions in her manner which Claire sensed instinctively.

The Blood Red DawnCharles Caldwell Dobie

And although she heard well enough, her mistress adopted the subterfuge.

Robert FalconerGeorge MacDonald

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