perfidiousness

  • 1 Perfidiousness — Per*fid i*ous*ness, n. The quality of being perfidious; perfidy. Clarendon. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 perfidiousness — index bad faith, bad repute, corruption, dishonesty, disloyalty, indirection (deceitfulness), infidelity …

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  • 3 perfidiousness — noun Unfaithfulness; deceitfulness; perfidy. Not only Cato is vanquished by Caesar, but the treachery and perfidiousness of Syphax prevail over the honest simplicity and the credulity of Juba. See Also: perfidious, perfidiously …

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  • 4 perfidiousness — perfidious ► ADJECTIVE literary ▪ deceitful and untrustworthy: a perfidious lover. DERIVATIVES perfidiously adverb perfidiousness noun …

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  • 5 perfidiousness — noun see perfidious …

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  • 6 perfidiousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Betrayal, especially of a moral obligation: disloyalty, faithlessness, false heartedness, falseness, falsity, infidelity, perfidy, traitorousness, treacherousness, treachery, unfaithfulness. See CONTINUE, TRUST …

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  • 7 perfidiousness — per fid·i·ous·ness || pÉ™r fɪdɪəsnɪs /pÉ™ n. unfaithfulness, state of being unfaithful; state of being untruthful …

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  • 8 perfidiousness — n. See perfidy …

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  • 9 perfidiousness — per·fid·i·ous·ness …

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  • 10 perfidiousness — noun betrayal of a trust • Syn: ↑perfidy, ↑treachery • Derivationally related forms: ↑treacherous (for: ↑treachery), ↑perfidious, ↑perfidious ( …

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  • 11 Murder of Marwa El-Sherbini — Marwa El Sherbini Born 7 October 1977(1977 10 07) Alexandria, Egypt Died 1 July 2009 …

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  • 12 Improbity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Improbity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 improbity improbity Sgm: N 1 dishonesty dishonesty dishonor Sgm: N 1 deviation from rectitude deviation from rectitude Sgm: N 1 disgrace disgrace &c.(disrepute) 874 Sgm: N 1 fraud …

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  • 13 perfidious — adjective Date: 1572 of, relating to, or characterized by perfidy Synonyms: see faithless • perfidiously adverb • perfidiousness noun …

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  • 14 perfidious — perfidiously, adv. perfidiousness, n. /peuhr fid ee euhs/, adj. deliberately faithless; treacherous; deceitful: a perfidious lover. [1590 1600; < L perfidiosus faithless, dishonest. See PERFIDY, OUS] Syn. false, disloyal; unfaithful, traitorous.… …

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  • 15 bad faith — n: intentional deception, dishonesty, or failure to meet an obligation or duty no evidence of bad faith compare good faith in bad faith: with or characterized by intentional deception or dishonesty possessor in bad faith an obligation …

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  • 16 perfidy — noun /ˈpəɾfɪdi,ˈpəːfɪdi/ a) A state or act of violating faith or allegiance; violation of a promise or vow, or of trust reposed; faithlessness; treachery. b) Specifically, in warfare, an …

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  • 17 corruption — I noun abuse of public trust, act of bribing, act of profiteering, baseness, breach of faith, breach of trust, bribery, complicity, conduct involving graft, corrupt inducement, corruptela, corruptibility, corruptio, crime, criminality, debasement …

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  • 18 bad repute — I noun abasement, abjection, abjectness, abomination, allegation, amoralism, amorality, animadversion, antagonism, aspersion, attaint, bad character, bad influence, bad name, betrayal, calumniation, calumny, castigation, censoriousness, censure,… …

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  • 19 dishonesty — I noun bad faith, cheating, chicane, chicanery, corruption, corruptness, cozenage, deceit, deceitfulness, deception, deviation from probity, dishonor, disingenuousness, disposition to deceive, disposition to defraud, disposition ro lie, duplicity …

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  • 20 disloyalty — I noun apostasy, barratry, betrayal, betrayal of trust, breach, breach of faith, breach of promise, breach of trust, broken promise, contumacy, defection, dereliction of allegiance, desertion, disobedience, faithlessness, falseness, falsity,… …

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