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duplicitous

adjective du·plic·i·tous \d-ˈpli-sə-təs also dy-\

Definition of DUPLICITOUS

:  marked by duplicity
:  deceptive in words or action
du·plic·i·tous·ly adverb

Examples of DUPLICITOUS

  1. <warned her not to trust the duplicitous art dealer>

First Known Use of DUPLICITOUS

1928

Rhymes with DUPLICITOUS

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