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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a manner that is not open, frank or candid; insincerely.

Usage examples (35)
  • disingenuously, he asked leading questions abut his opponent's work
  • Adjective : Her excuse was rather disingenuous
  • Since Obama went to Harvard (and generally seems to have paid attention in school), I'm certain he knows the definitions of "disingenuously", "discourse" and "divisive."
  • Levesque was there disingenuously from the start. for more
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