The act or practice of tricking; use of tricks; deception; fraud
The use of deceit.
The quality of being dishonest; dishonest behavior; deceiving, stealing, etc.
The definition of a trick is a prank or a joke.
Something meant to deceive or mistakenly accepted as true:
The definition of fraud is something said or done in a dishonest way to trick people.
The definition of an artifice is a skill or craft that is clever but often manipulative or tricky.
An instance of deliberate deceptiveness; double-dealing.
An imitation that is meant to deceive; counterfeit
(Psychiatry) A false, persistent belief maintained in spite of evidence to the contrary
A statement or an argument based on a false or invalid inference.
practice of misleading
Duplicity or deceit; treachery.
The act or practice of deceiving
Something that has been established or accepted by fraudulent means.
The definition of an imposition is the act forcing someone or something on another, or a burden that is put on someone.
Something showy but worthless
The definition of honesty is the quality of being truthful.
Find another word for deceit. In this page you can discover 47 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for deceit, like: trickery, deception, dishonesty, trick, lie, chicanery, fraud, artifice, duplicity, sham and cozenage.