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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Lack of honesty. Dishonest behaviour.

Usage examples (37)
  • His tendency for knavery earned him the distrust of his neighbors and friends.
  • "knavery" and "deceiving his creditors" in the arrangements about his fine, it is not a little strange to find that at the end of his life
  • With amber bracelets, beads, and all this knavery.
  • For thy proved knavery, coining votes i 'the court for more
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