Example sentences for: deceptions

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

  • ). Moreover, some deceptions are, technically, not lies, theologically speaking: "A person could tell a truth with sufficient clarity to avoid making a false statement and sufficient ambiguity and evasiveness to avoid revealing a truth which he wants to keep hidden."

  • Despite Rosenbaum's skepticism about definitive explanations, a "Rosenbaum Hitler" does emerge: a man bent on a Holocaust from the outset, a man aware of the enormity of what he intended, a man who consciously disguised his responsibility and, finally, a man who thrilled to the deceptions he devised.

  • Bonus: Hillary as Aunt Polly, who is driven to distraction by Tom's deceptions but always forgives him in the end.

  • The perpetrator of all these deceptions may not have been the "successor to Darwin," as many contemporaries thought, but he was arguably the paradigmatic social scientist of his generation, a man who more than any other made the study of human sexuality a respectable and legitimate field of inquiry.

  • Its ability to reveal function, not merely structure, distinguishes fMRI from static neuroimaging techniques such as CT scanning, and its capacity to highlight the neural substrates of decisions, emotions, and deceptions has propelled fMRI into the popular consciousness.


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