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Meaning of DOUBLE-FACED

Pronunciation:  'dubul 'feyst

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  marked by deliberate deceptiveness especially by pretending one set of feelings and acting under the influence of another; "she was a deceitful scheming little thing"- Israel Zangwill; "a double-dealing double agent"; "a double-faced infernal traitor and schemer"- W.M.Thackeray
  2. [adj]  (of fabrics) having faces on both sides; "damask is a double-faced fabric"
 

DOUBLE-FACED is a 12 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: ambidextrous, deceitful, dishonest, dishonorable, double-dealing, double-tongued, duplicitous, Janus-faced, reversible, two-faced, two-sided
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dou"ble-faced`\, a.
1. Having two faces designed for use; as, a double-faced
   hammer.

2. Deceitful; hypocritical; treacherous. --Milton.

 

 

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