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treachery
used in Frankenstein

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Definition
the behavior of someone who pretends to be a friend and then tricks, cheats, or betrays
  • As I looked on him, his countenance expressed the utmost extent of malice and treachery.
    Chapter 20 (14% in)
  • His soul is as hellish as his form, full of treachery and fiend-like malice.
    Chapter 24 (35% in)

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