Deceptive and Upright


Deceptive adjective - Given to or marked by cheating and deception.
Usage example: a mail-order firm indicted for deceptive business practices

Upright is an antonym for deceptive in dishonest topic.

Nearby Words: deceive, deception, deceit, deceptively


Upright adjective - Conforming to a high standard of morality or virtue.

Deceptive is an antonym for upright.

Nearby Words: uprightness, uprightly
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Upright or Deceptive. 2016. Accessed March 27, 2023.
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