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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of being deceitful and underhanded; The quality of being oblique and rambling indirectly.

Usage examples (36)
  • Parliamentary report finds Government minister's use FOI laws for 'deviousness' NEARLY half of
  • It was useless to attempt deviousness with Palafox.
  • This too is part of the author's gifted deviousness.
  • Marlenus was too direct and proud for such deviousness. for more
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