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To cause to believe what is untrue
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“He helped disguise loans as sales in order to boost the company's revenue - on paper - and thereby deceive the public as well as government regulators.”
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To be sexually unfaithful to (one's regular partner)
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“A person who has actually been deceived by their partner feels threatened, robbed, deceived and cheated, and is left feeling jealous and torn between love and hate.”
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Stretch the truth
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To cast off capriciously or unfeelingly, as a lover
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Conceal or disguise one's true feelings or beliefs
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To evade by cleverness or trickery
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Give the runaround
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To lie in wait for and attack by surprise
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To prove to be false
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Sexual assault by force; act of plunder
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