Example sentences for: deceiving

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

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

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

  • Madeira’s small size can be deceiving.

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

  • 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).

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