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We found 31 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word deceptive:
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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. deceptive: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. deceptive: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. deceptive: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. deceptive: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. deceptive: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. deceptive: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Deceptive, deceptive: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. deceptive: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. deceptive: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. deceptive: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. deceptive: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. deceptive: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. deceptive: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. deceptive: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. deceptive: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Deceptive: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Deceptive: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. deceptive: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. deceptive: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. deceptive: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. deceptive: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. deceptive: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. deceptive: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. deceptive: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. deceptive: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. deceptive: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. deceptive: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  2. deceptive: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. deceptive: Encyclopedia [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (deceptive)

adjective:  tending to deceive or mislead either deliberately or inadvertently ("The deceptive calm in the eye of the storm")
adjective:  causing one to believe what is not true or fail to believe what is true ("Deceptive calm")

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