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subterfuge
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
something intended to misrepresent the true nature of an activity
  • She wasn't able to endure being at a disadvantage and, given this unwillingness, I suppose she had begun dealing in subterfuges when she was very young in order to keep that cool, insolent smile turned to the world and yet satisfy the demands of her hard, jaunty body.
    p. 58.1

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