verb (used with object), dis·sem·bled, dis·sem·bling.
verb (used without object), dis·sem·bled, dis·sem·bling.
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Origin of dissemble
OTHER WORDS FROM dissemble
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH dissembledisassemble, dissemble
Example sentences from the Web for dissemble
I have seen many as young brawlers and spendthrifts, but never as young and accomplished a dissembler.The Fortunes of Nigel|Sir Walter Scott
Balboa was something of a dissembler himself on occasion, as you will see.South American Fights and Fighters|Cyrus Townsend Brady
In everything he was apt, in war as well as in diplomacy, marvellously adroit, and a consummate dissembler.The Life of Joan of Arc, Vol. 1 and 2 (of 2)|Anatole France
It was with a pang at his heart that he returned to his old thought of her being possibly a finished coquette and dissembler.A Laodicean|Thomas Hardy
He is the arch-deceiver, the master sophist, the prime dissembler, the prince of hypocrites.The Vitality of Mormonism--Brief Essays|James E. Talmage