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double-dealing

[duhb-uh l-dee-ling] /ˈdʌb əlˈdi lɪŋ/
noun
1.
duplicity; treachery; deception.
adjective
2.
using duplicity; treacherous.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30
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British Dictionary definitions for more double-dealing

double-dealing

noun
1.
  1. action characterized by treachery or deceit
  2. (as modifier): double-dealing treachery
Derived Forms
double-dealer, noun
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Slang definitions & phrases for more double-dealing

double-dealing

modifier

: a double-dealing little crum

noun

Deceitful or treacherous behavior (1529+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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