Example sentences for: deceptive

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

  • Clinton was also being deceptive, Harwood says, when he denied having an "improper relationship" with Lewinsky.

  • Russian citizens, long accustomed to evasive and deceptive reports on their leaders' health, took the news of Yeltsin's illness with typical stoicism.

  • The price of this spin is that it insults people's intelligence, in part through deceptive censorship and in part through mindless repetition.

  • Popular fiction of the 1940s and '50s was full of scathing descriptions of women whose deceptive blondness was dark at the roots.

  • The deceptive letters stand for Chotto Ima Are!


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