Noun(1) a misleading falsehood(2) the act of deceiving(3) an illusory feat; considered magical by naive observers
(1) Without vigorous fact-checking by the press, political deception is all too easy.(2) obtaining property by deception(3) He was arrested on suspicion of obtaining a pecuniary advantage by deception and damaging police property.(4) He also strongly condemned the role of the mass media in this mass deception .(5) Language is frequently manipulated for the purpose of deception .(6) Hurtling along at breakneck speed, this smash hit comedy of marital deception guarantees a great night out.(7) At the hearing it emerged that he had convictions for deception and theft dating back more than 30 years.(8) The purpose of this deliberate deception is easy to see.(9) In other words, you don't need to be a government insider to detect official deception and hypocrisy.(10) Even so, he has continued his policy of deception and prevarication.(11) She admitted deception and agreed to pay the money straight away.(12) After all, deception only works when the would-be deceiver has a reputation for telling the truth.(13) The trial jury unanimously cleared him of charges of larceny and trying to obtain money by deception .(14) You can scarcely believe one politician capable of such deception .(15) What has happened to the elements of darkness, deception and fear that used to be a part of the fairytale world?(16) She was jailed for three years and nine months for 15 counts of deception but was acquitted of attempted murder.
(1) self-deception :: selfbedrog
1. deceit ::
2. trick ::
3. conjuration ::
Different Formsdeception, deceptions
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