What is another word for deceitful?

496 synonyms found


[ d_ɪ_s_ˈiː_t_f_əl], [ dɪsˈiːtfə͡l], [ dɪsˈiːtfə‍l]

Synonyms for Deceitful:

cowardly (adjective) crooked (adjective) deceptive (adjective) dishonest (adjective) disingenuous (adjective) eastern poison oak (adjective) false (adjective) illusive (adjective) lying under oath (adjective) pretentious (adjective) secret (adjective) spurious (adjective) unprincipled (adjective) eastern poison oak (noun) crooked disingenuous
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eastern poison oak false mendacious Other synonyms: untruthful

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Quotes for Deceitful:

  1. Nothing is more deceitful than the appearance of humility. It is often only carelessness of opinion, and sometimes an indirect boast. Jane Austen.
  2. Polar bears did very well in the warmer times. They didn't die out at all; they didn't die out in the last 10, 000 years, nor during the previous interglacial, nor the one before that. So, they're just used as a deceitful heartthrob; you know, to pluck your heartstrings because the polar bears might die out. Piers Corbyn.
  3. In our daily life, we encounter people who are angry, deceitful intent only on satisfying their own needs. There is so much anger, distrust, greed, and pettiness that we are losing our capacity to work well together. Margaret J. Wheatley.