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deception
American English: /dəˈsɛpʃ(ə)n/
British English: /dɪˈsɛpʃ(ə)n/

Translation of deception in Spanish:

noun

uncountable and countable
  • to obtain something by deception
    obtener algo mediante or valiéndose de engaños
    a gross deception
    un burdo engaño
    Example sentences
    • A person who obtains property under such circumstances will be obtaining property by deception.
    • He was arrested on suspicion of obtaining a pecuniary advantage by deception and damaging police property.
    • Hurtling along at breakneck speed, this smash hit comedy of marital deception guarantees a great night out.

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