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deceit
used in The Comedy of Errors

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Definition
the act of lying to or misleading someone
  • Teach me, dear creature, how to think and speak; Lay open to my earthy gross conceit, Smother'd in errors, feeble, shallow, weak, The folded meaning of your words' deceit.
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — The same (18% in)

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