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as in deception
the inclination or practice of misleading others through lies or trickery a conscienceless adventuress who never earned anything except through cheating

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present participle of cheat
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“Cheating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cheating. Accessed 30 Jan. 2023.

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