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deception

noun [C or U] uk   us   /dɪˈsep.ʃən/
C2 the act of hiding the truth, especially to get an advantage: He was found guilty of obtaining money by deception.
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in Arabic خِداع…
in Korean 기만…
in Malaysian penipuan…
in French tromperie…
in Turkish aldatma, kandırma, dalavere…
in Italian inganno…
in Chinese (Traditional) 欺騙, 欺詐, 隱瞞…
in Russian обман…
in Polish oszustwo…
in Vietnamese sự lừa gạt…
in Spanish engaño, falsedad…
in Portuguese engano, engodo…
in Thai การหลอกลวง…
in German die Täuschung…
in Catalan engany…
in Japanese インチキ, 欺まん…
in Indonesian penipuan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 欺骗, 欺诈, 隐瞒…
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