Definition of Deceptive


  • designed to deceive or mislead either deliberately or inadvertently
    "the deceptive calm in the eye of the storm"
    "deliberately deceptive packaging"
    "a misleading similarity"
    "statistics can be presented in ways that are misleading"
    "shoddy business practices"
  • causing one to believe what is not true or fail to believe what is true
    "deceptive calm"
    "a delusory pleasure"
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Word games points for the Deceptive

  • Scrabble® score of the deceptive (17)
  • Word Chums® score of the deceptive (23)
  • Words With Friends® score of the deceptive (20)

Unscramble deceptive

110 unscramble word found using the letters deceptive.

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