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Synonyms for deceitfulness

the act or practice of deceiving

Synonyms for deceitfulness

the quality of being crafty

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He further said dishonesty has to contain elements of deceitfulness shown in one's character or behaviour.
Mnangagwa was also alleged of consistently and persistently exhibited traits of disloyalty, disrespect, deceitfulness and unreliability.
Antisocial personality disorders do show themselves at young ages, the Mayo Clinic says, with signs like aggression toward people and animals, theft, deceitfulness and destruction of property.
Simon Khaya Moyo, Zimbabwe's information minister, announced Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa had been fired for having "consistently and persistently exhibited traits of disloyalty, disrespect, deceitfulness and unreliability.
The vice president has consistently and persistently exhibited traits of disloyalty, disrespect, deceitfulness and unreliability," Information Minister Simon Khaya Moyo told reporters.
The conscious people of Pakistan have rejected such negative politics of blame-game and deceitfulness.
The world is repulsed by this deceitfulness, as it has little to do with fighting terrorism and everything to do with regime change in Damascus.
He added: "Christine Connor's deceitfulness knew no bounds and involved using a fictitious name and a profile picture that bore no resemblance to her when communicating online with Stuart Downes to plan this sickening attack on officers who were simply carrying out their core job of protecting their community.
Dixie's well-earned reputation as a liar stems more from her need to fabricate a bearable family image than from genuine deceitfulness, yet when victimized by a relative outside her nuclear family, her reputation bars the path to rescue, forcing her to a higher level of self-awareness and responsibility.
Furthermore, Sly's artful scenes call up timeworn debates about the nature of identity and the deceitfulness of art and theater, the same "issues of performance and presentation" that the larger play will also explore through Katharine's metamorphosis (35).
What is more, the core theme of the book is less the vices of Islam than the deceitfulness and ideological delusions of much current academic scholarship.
However, Mr Putin put in his input to deceitfulness instead, and was put in a position of a sad and sorry individual with no input at all.
Considering the short notice of 5 working days given to submit views and the backgrounds of the NGO kingpins involved in the so-called Task Force are a confirmation of this deceitfulness.
DSM establishes that three or more of the following signs and symptoms are needed to assure the ASPD diagnosis: failure to conform to social norms, reckless disregard for safety of self or others, consistent irresponsibility, deceitfulness, impulsivity, irritability and aggressiveness, and lack of remorse.
As we all know, Sisyphus was a Greek king who was punished for his deceitfulness by being forced to roll an immense boulder up a hill, only to watch it roll back down, repeating this action for eternity.