Example sentences for: deceiving

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

  • The Internet is a marvelous instrument for educating large numbers of people very quickly, but it is also a marvelous instrument for deceiving large numbers of people very quickly.

  • Madeira’s small size can be deceiving.

  • Another half-dozen or so may be deceiving themselves rather than us, individuals such as the mayor of Delray Beach, Fla., Tom Lynch.

  • The 25-year-old report contains an unjustly ignored example of the fine old political art of deceiving without lying: When Ford was asked at his vice-presidential confirmation hearings if he would ever pardon Nixon if he became president, he replied, "I don't think the country would stand for it."

  • Appearances are often deceiving and this is a case in point.


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