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duplicity
American English: /d(j)uˈplɪsədi/
British English: /djuːˈplɪsɪti/

Translation of duplicity in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • [formal]
    Example sentences
    • To promote and protect their interest, they used coercion, bribery and nepotism as state policy and created a culture of opportunism, deceit, duplicity, loot and plunder.
    • He said the biggest obstacle to a Yes vote was the Government, whose track record of deceit, and duplicity had now been shamefully exposed.
    • It survives as a staple of film and television because it is highly photogenic, incorporating the undeniable dynamism of deceit and duplicity usually reserved for the spy story.

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