- Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
|part of speech:
||deceitful speech or action.
She was more hurt by her husband's duplicity--his lying and covering up--than she was by his desire for a divorce.
- deceit, guile
- similar words:
- chicanery, deception, double-dealing, fraud, intrigue, knavery, trickery
||the condition or quality of doubleness.
- doubleness, dualism
||casuistry, cunning, deceit, double-talk, falsehood, treachery