Example sentences for: deceit

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

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

  • Indelicato (indelicate, unscrupulous) or Inganni ( inganno deceit) would do if one was not to be trusted, but Tagliavini ( tagliare to cut, vino `wine; in other words, one who would stoop to adulterating wine) had a certain extra punch.

  • 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.

  • According to Richard Flores, “The term ‘rinche’ not only signifies mistrust or deceit, but also the violence and exploitation inflicted upon the Mexicano community by the Texas Rangers” (1992,171).

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

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