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Synonyms for disingenuous
ˌdɪs ɪnˈdʒɛn yu əs

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  1. disingenuous, artful(adj)

    not straightforward or candid; giving a false appearance of frankness

    "an ambitious, disingenuous, philistine, and hypocritical operator, who...exemplified...the most disagreeable traits of his time"- David Cannadine; "a disingenuous excuse"

    Synonyms:
    artful

    Antonyms:
    undistorted, heart-to-heart, candid, ingenuous, artless, open

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. disingenuous(a.)

    Synonyms:
    unfair, dishonest, insincere, uncandid, artful, cunning, sly, insidious, deceitful, knavish, false, false-hearted, not frank, not open

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    dishonest, false, hypocritical

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