duplicity


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a fraudulent or duplicitous representation

acting in bad faith

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He arose, and told his tale without duplicity or reservation.
In order to free his mind from this indistinctness and duplicity of impression, which vexed it with a strange disquietude, he recalled and more thoroughly defined the plans which Hester and himself had sketched for their departure.
I was a precocious actress in her eyes; she sincerely looked on me as a compound of virulent passions, mean spirit, and dangerous duplicity.
Forth trundled the cab into the Christmas streets, the fare within plunged in the blackness of a despair that neighboured on unconsciousness, the driver on the box digesting his rebuke and his customer's duplicity.
His belief that politics had its own rules so shocked his readers that the adjectival form of his surname, Machiavellian, came to be used as a synonym for political maneuvers marked by cunning, duplicity, or bad faith.
And I later "shift" the paradigm of the black phallic trickster further, to make it the variant paradigm of black phallic duplicity, a construct especially relevant to black men and black male texts because of their particular locus in the nexus of Western culture, politics, ideology, and racism.
BONN, Germany -- International NGOs will host a tele-press conference during which they will call on the Canadian government to take measures to address their duplicity in Bonn.
Some people perceive this as duplicity, says Janevski.
Duplicity establishes the animosity between Tully and Garsik with a very funny opening sequence, filmed entirely in slow motion, of the two men scrapping like children on a private airfield.
Duplicity is elegantly staged and full of twists, turns and dirty tricks.
I am able to tolerate being disagreed with, but trust between people and groups is not built by duplicity.
Now, its alleged, she's pregnant by the devious Syed Ahmed, another contestant picked out for his duplicity.
His duplicity on Iraq and the North becomes increasingly visible.
Duplicity involves deceit, but not just any old deceit.
Lawrence Bailey accused Mr Davies of duplicity and alleged that he was trying to oust Assembly Finance Minister Edwina Hart from office.