Usage examples for Deceptions

  1. With unslumbering vivacity, human nature is exhibited in that misleading light made by the bursting of half- truths that relate to its lower side, a light the more deceptions from the sparkling accompaniment of satire and wit. – Essays Æsthetical by George Calvert
  2. No deceptions had been practised and no illusions indulged in as to the cause of his departure. – The Veiled Lady and Other Men and Women by F. Hopkinson Smith
  3. For Durtal history was, then, the most pretentious as it was the most infantile of deceptions – Là-bas by J. K. Huysmans