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duplicity

noun [U] uk   /djʊˈplɪs.ɪ.ti/ us    /duːˈplɪs.ə.t̬i/ formal
dishonest talk or behaviour, especially by saying different things to two people: They were accused of duplicity in their dealings with both sides.
Translations of “duplicity”
in Spanish Duplicidad…
in Chinese (Traditional) 欺騙, (尤指)搞兩面派…
in Russian двуличность…
in Turkish farklı kişilere farklı şeyler söylemek, iki yüzlülük, ikili oynama…
in Chinese (Simplified) 欺骗, (尤指)搞两面派…
in Polish obłuda…
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