duplicitous


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Synonyms for duplicitous

Synonyms for duplicitous

marked by deliberate deceptiveness especially by pretending one set of feelings and acting under the influence of another

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This is the kind of duplicitous behaviour that most people here do not expect from Britain."
A man or woman who is base, indecent and duplicitous in private cannot help but bring those characteristics to his public duties.
Shulman has an uncanny ability to translate the dramatic three-dimensionality of the fabulous domestic architecture of '50s Los Angeles into the duplicitous flatness of the photograph: thrusting, cantilevered roofs, suspended panes of liquid glass, and the spare but lively interiors bleeding into the texture of the city beyond are all compressed into the lusciously evocative surface of the picture.
The duplicitous populism of the Nancy Reagan Court was yet to come.
Mac, in turn, is facing his own problems with his duplicitous boss (Gillian Anderson).
They have brought shame upon themselves by their duplicitous actions.
This week's esteemed P.I.S.H (Pathetically Indulgent Shameless Husband) Award is winging it's way down to MC Harvey, the duplicitous saddo who separated from wife Alesha Dixon after he got caught embarking on duvet wrestling with her pal, Javine Hylton.
Everything's here - the exotic locations, the glitz, the duplicitous men and the women taken for a ride, desperate to get their own back.
And he added: "There were many in the police service who thought him duplicitous and intimidating.
And Bernie Sullivan did a suitably sinister job as the deranged and duplicitous abductor.
Tory Minister Caroline Spelman (left) is either daft or duplicitous in replying the pounds 5.80 hourly national minimum wage will still apply.
Let's be clear - she's a duplicitous, pregnant mother of a young toddler, putting her happiness and libido before her young children's privacy and stability.
He went on: "This is the kind of duplicitous behaviour that most people here do not expect from Britain.
There's a poignancy to his self-inflicted plight (Wilde above all was well aware of the consequences of his actions) and director Brian Gilbert neatly underscores this by using quotes from the children's story The Selfish Giant at significant moments in the man's unhappily duplicitous life.
The book included the couple's alleged first sexual encounter and allegations that J-Lo had "multiple duplicitous sexual affairs".