- de·ceit·ful·ly, adverb
- de·ceit·ful·ness, noun
- un·de·ceit·ful, adjective
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How to use deceitful in a sentence
He that seeketh the law, shall be filled with it: and he that dealeth deceitfully, shall meet with a stumblingblock therein.
All these princes go out of the way, they walk deceitfully, they are brass and iron: they are all corrupted.
And after friendships, he will deal deceitfully with him: and he shall go up, and shall overcome with a small people.
And when they shall have fallen, they shall be relieved with a small help: and many shall be joined to them deceitfully.
These had either refused to Covenant to obey him, or had promised to him deceitfully.The Ordinance of Covenanting | John Cunningham
British Dictionary definitions for deceitful
full of deceit
- deceitfully, adverb
- deceitfulness, noun
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