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de·ceiv·ing

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  1. List of paraphrases for "deceiving":

    misleading, fooling, cheating, deluding

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#12334cheating
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  1. Rami Makhlouf:

    We are not evading taxes or deceiving the state ... because you are our people. Does anyone steal oneself?

  2. Bill Bateman:

    He flew completely under the radar, deceiving even those who were closest to him. We know this is hard to imagine, but we assure you that no one suspected anything until very recently.

  3. Colette:

    Researchers, with science as their authority, will be able to cut -- Animals up, alive, into small pieces, drop them from a great height to see if they are shattered by the fall, or deprive them of sleep for sixteen days and nights continuously for the purposes of an iniquitous monograph... Animal trust, undeserved faith, when at last will you turn away from us? Shall we never tire of deceiving, betraying, tormenting animals before they cease to trust us?

  4. Proverb:

    When a deceiving man tells you to climb a tree, tell him to climb it first. If he finds a comfortable spot you can follow him.

  5. John Poindexter:

    I don’t think desirable ends justify means of lying, deceiving, of doing things that are outside our constitutional processes.


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