Example sentences for: deceit

How can you use “deceit” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • As a symbol of industry arrogance and deceit, you'd have to search far and wide to find a better example than the photo of those seven execs.

  • e) Entangled allies and aides in his web of deceit.

  • Metaphors, like magic tricks, may dazzle through deceit.

  • The more important concessions, however, were 1) Liggett's admission that the industry had consciously marketed tobacco to minors (which will increase congressional support for stiff regulation of the industry) and 2) its release--temporarily blocked by a North Carolina court--of documents from strategy meetings among lawyers for the five biggest tobacco companies, which industry critics believe will prove a conspiracy of deceit.

  • In his speech last August, Clinton used weasel words and passive verbs to minimize his deceit.


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