GRE Word List

DUPLICITY

double-dealing; hypocrisy; being dishonest and deceitful; ADJ. duplicitous

The meaning of the word duplicity is double-dealing; hypocrisy; being dishonest and deceitful; ADJ. duplicitous.

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