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deceit
used in Rose Red

3 uses
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Definition
the act of lying to or misleading someone
  • Deceit?
    6 — 1911-1915 (15% in)
  • Are such suspicions founded, or do I see deceit and deception around every corner now?
    6 — 1911-1915 (58% in)
  • What if this evening's anxiety was nothing more than the result of a deftly scripted act of deceit intended to lay blame on my maid and win her forcible removal from our home?
    8 — 1917 (28% in)

There are no more uses of "deceit" in Rose Red.

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