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duplicity
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

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Definition
deception (lying to or misleading others) — usually over an extended period
  • But mostly, I'm hoping that it will be my mother's voice I hear next, laughing at my duplicity, forgiving me for everything, even this bit of trickery.
    Chapter 21 (34% in)
duplicity = deception — such as lying
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