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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The qualities or states of being double or twofold.

Usage examples (36)
  • It was useless to recall her duplicities, her mendacities, her hypocrisies, her meannesses.
  • Prune away the duplicities that mask our best intentions
  • He was working on a long solo piece filled with eerie silences to signify lies and duplicities.
  • The episode itself is full of humour, as good as a play: Xenophon has seen these duplicities often. for more
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