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Negative ConnotationPlay
The word 'deceitful' has a negative meaning, suggesting intentional dishonesty or trickery. SlideShe gave a deceitful excuse for missing the appointment.
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Emotionally ChargedPlay
'Deceitful' often implies betrayal which can evoke strong emotional responses from people. SlideFinding out her friend was deceitful broke her trust.
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Detect Through ContextPlay
To spot deceitful language, pay attention to inconsistencies or contradictions in what's being said. SlideHis story sounded deceitful, with dates and places not matching up.