Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The state or quality of being deceitful.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The disposition to deceive.
  • n. The quality of being deceitful.
  • n. Tendency to mislead or deceive.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Disposition or tendency to deceive or mislead; the quality of being deceitful.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the quality of being crafty

Etymologies

From deceitful +‎ -ness. (Wiktionary)

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