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Definition of Deception

Deception

  1. The act of deceiving or misleading.
  2. The state of being deceived or misled.
  3. That which deceives or is intended to deceive; false representation; artifice; cheat; fraud.

Deception Quotations

The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions. - Leonardo da Vinci
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Leonardo da Vinci

Insight into character comes from listening intently to the spoken word. The physical person, their charisma, charm and dramatic flair is more often used to persuade audiences, as they use these stealth tools of disguise and deception.
Maximillian Degenerez

In the last few years, the very idea of telling the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth is dredged up only as a final resort when the alternative options of deception, threat and bribery have all been exhausted.
Michael Musto

The petty man is eager to make boasts, yet desires that others should believe in him. He enthusiastically engages in deception, yet wants others to have affection for him. He conducts himself like an animal, yet wants others to think well of him.
Xun Zi

Melodies are just honest. They can only be what they are. Words have the capacity for deception. They're all full of subtext, and some of them are cliche and overused and vernacular. They're tricky. All I can say is, words are tricky.
Andrew Bird
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Deception Translations

deception in German is Verschleierung
deception in Norwegian is bedrag
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