Sentence Examples


  • Lies differ in type, incidence, magnitude and consequence, with many gradations of severity, from harmless exaggeration and embellishment of stories, to intentional and habitual deceit.
  • Stefan's plan is littered with deceit as he plans to kill Katherine and the other vampires if and when he and Damon can free them.
  • Was the deceit worth it for their sake?
  • When playing card games, many people use deceit to trick their opponents.
  • Deceit is a tactic that requires dishonesty.