How to use Deceitful in a sentence

deceitful
  • The early difficulties of Elizabeth's reign secured him a deceitful peace on that side for a time.

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  • She felt deceitful pumping Mrs. Marsh for information about Brandon's plans, but it was the perfect opportunity.

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  • Option One used deceitful tactics to trick customers.

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  • It's best to notice patterns in the way that people respond to you to tell if they are truly being deceitful.

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  • 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.

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  • Faith is a simple single trust in God's mercy; the heart is very deceitful.

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  • And he says, " My motive is not deceitful.

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  • They are preposterous, exaggerated and downright deceitful and misleading.

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  • He had a natural affability, but too general to be much valued, and he was fickle and deceitful.

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  • Either the Telegraph has failed in its meticulous research or has used the image in a deliberately deceitful manner.

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  • Someone other than the person enumerated may have provided the information, or the informant may have been uncertain, uninterested, or deceitful.

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  • And, frankly, I find your site somewhat deceitful.

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  • Rivalry brings deceitful disguises, mistaken identities and scorn - so much scorn.

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  • 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.

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  • He promoted navigation and commerce, but was avaricious and deceitful.

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