Example sentences for: deceiving

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

  • Madeira’s small size can be deceiving.

  • 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.

  • After their packs began carrying warnings about the hazards of smoking, though, it was hard to see how anyone could argue that the tobacco companies were deceiving their customers (though, certainly, lawyer after lawyer has tried).

  • They saw the Sudanese gestures toward cooperating as "tactical retreats" aimed at deceiving Washington in hopes of having sanctions removed.

  • By tenuously cooperating with rivals (as Netscape, Sun, and Oracle do) and deceiving enemies, a firm can beat its competitors.


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