knavery

DEFINITIONS OF: knavery

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n lack of honesty; acts of lying or cheating or stealing

Synonyms:
dishonesty
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betrayal, perfidy, treachery, treason
an act of deliberate betrayal
charlatanism, quackery
the dishonesty of a charlatan
trick
an attempt to get you to do something foolish or imprudent
falsehood, falsification
the act of rendering something false as by fraudulent changes (of documents or measures etc.) or counterfeiting
double cross, double-crossing
an act of betrayal
sellout
an act of betrayal
frame-up, setup
an act that incriminates someone on a false charge
sophistication
falsification by the use of sophistry; misleading by means of specious fallacies
forgery
criminal falsification by making or altering an instrument with intent to defraud
Type of:
actus reus, misconduct, wrongdoing, wrongful conduct
activity that transgresses moral or civil law
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