deceit

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/dɪˈsiːt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/dɪˈsit/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(di sēt)


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deceit

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. used deceit to [get, gain, convince, persuade, win]
  2. used deceit in [getting]
  3. (try to) gain [the upper hand, an advantage] through deceit
  4. [caught, involved, immersed] in a web of deceit
  5. depends on deceit to
  6. deceit practiced against [tourists, customers, clients, the enemy]
  7. deceits against [tourists]
  8. [exposed, revealed, unearthed, uncovered] their deceit
  9. can't take his deceit any [more, longer]
  10. a [man, trickster, politician] full of deceit
  11. full of deceit and [lies, trickery, betrayal]
  12. a series of [lies] and deceits
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