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"double-dealing" in British English

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double-dealingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌdʌb.l̩ˈdiː.lɪŋ/
dishonestbehaviour and ​actionsintended to ​deceive: The ​localbusinesscommunity has been ​destroyed by ​corruption, ​cheating and double-dealing.
(Definition of double-dealing from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"double dealing" in Business English

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double dealingnoun [U]

uk   us  
the ​act of ​cheating or tricking someone by hiding your ​real intentions: Several ​high-rankingofficials were named in the ​scandal, ​accused of ​fraud and ​doubledealing.
(Definition of double dealing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “double-dealing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 两面派做法, 欺骗伎俩…
in Chinese (Traditional) 兩面派做法, 欺騙伎倆…
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