The early difficulties of Elizabeth's reign secured him a deceitful peace on that side for a time.
She felt deceitful pumping Mrs. Marsh for information about Brandon's plans, but it was the perfect opportunity.
But if I'm supposed to avoid the subject, don't act like I'm in the middle of some deceitful act when I try.
Option One used deceitful tactics to trick customers.
It's best to notice patterns in the way that people respond to you to tell if they are truly being deceitful.
In Homer he is one of the best and bravest of the heroes, and the favourite of Athena, whereas in later legend he is cowardly and deceitful.
He promoted navigation and commerce, but was avaricious and deceitful.
deceitful hearts on this point, lest our rejoicing should come from our pride.
so deceitful that our Lord said we can't really tell who's real and who is not.
Either the Telegraph has failed in its meticulous research or has used the image in a deliberately deceitful manner.
They are preposterous, exaggerated and downright deceitful and misleading.
The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked: who can know it?
Of Cromwell he wrote: "Courageous, clever, deceitful, dissimulating, his early principles of lofty republicanism yielded to the devouring flames of his ambition; and, having tasted the sweets of power, he aspired to the pleasure of reigning alone."
deceitful spirits under the command of Satan.
Faith is a simple single trust in God's mercy; the heart is very deceitful.
And he says, " My motive is not deceitful.
And, frankly, I find your site somewhat deceitful.
Someone other than the person enumerated may have provided the information, or the informant may have been uncertain, uninterested, or deceitful.
Rivalry brings deceitful disguises, mistaken identities and scorn - so much scorn.
workmanuch men are false apostles, deceitful workmen, masquerading as apostles of Christ.
He had a natural affability, but too general to be much valued, and he was fickle and deceitful.
deceitful workmen, masquerading as apostles of Christ.
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