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Webster 1913 Edition


Deceitful

De-ceit′ful

,
Adj.
Full of, or characterized by, deceit; serving to mislead or insnare; trickish; fraudulent; cheating; insincere.
Harboring foul
deceitful
thoughts.
Shakespeare

Webster 1828 Edition


Deceitful

DECE'ITFUL

, a.

Definition 2021


deceitful

deceitful

English

Alternative forms

Adjective

deceitful (comparative more deceitful, superlative most deceitful)

  1. deliberately misleading or cheating
  2. deceptive in multiple ways, twifaced

Synonyms

  • See also Wikisaurus:deceptive

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