Deceitful and Truthful


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Deceitful adjective – Marked by, based on, or done by the use of dishonest methods to acquire something of value.
Usage example: charged the store owner with such deceitful practices as inflating the list prices for items only so he could put them on sale at drastically reduced prices

Truthful is an antonym for deceitful in dishonest topic.
Nearby Words: deceit, deceiving, deceiver, deceitfully
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Truthful adjective – Being in the habit of telling the truth.
Usage example: a truthful youngster who wouldn't just make up a story like that

Deceitful is an antonym for truthful in accurate topic.
Nearby Words: truth, truthfulness, truthfully, truthless
Antonyms for Truthful
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person deceitful person truthful person
way deceitful way truthful way
liar deceitful liar truthful liar
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