Instead of too big to fail, they embrace the unfettered right to cheat and dissemble.
But it apparently made it easier for Pentagon officials to dissemble about them.
It took German soldiers just 36 hours and 27 crates to dissemble the entire chamber and ship it to a castle in Königsberg.
But a sudden sense of shame at being compelled to dissemble before a subordinate had lashed him across the face.
It is now I who wear a long face, and she cannot dissemble her joy.
To dissemble for a month or so would not hurt him, and might even amuse him as a new game.
In sooth, señora, till you first taught me to dissemble I was unlessoned in the art.
I needed not dissemble an astonishment, for I was as much amazed to see him there, as if I had not known he was in the House.
He would have to dissemble, and he rejoined his party with what he intended for a jaunty air.
He said that he stood ready to pray, toil, dissemble, plot like a fox and fight like a tiger.
early 15c. (implied in dissemblable), apparently a variant of Middle English dissimule (influenced by Middle French dessembler or English resemble), late 14c., from Old French dissimuler, from Latin dissimulare (see dissimulation). Related: Dissembled; dissembling.