Definitions of deceiver

  1. One who deceives.
  2. One who deceives; an impostor.

Usage examples for deceiver

  1. Falling into the pose with consummate art of the practiced deceiver, she really made an attractive study. – Marjorie Dean College Freshman by Pauline Lester
  2. For I was of the house of Caiaphas, and heartily did desire that the man my lord declared a deceiver of the people, should meet with the just reward of his doings. – Thomas Wingfold, Curate by George MacDonald
  3. Love's a deceiver,- He'll cheat if he can; Sweet innocent woman Is wiser than man! – The Student-Life of Germany by William Howitt
  4. But he cannot be driven or tricked into granting the prayer of a greedy deceiver whose whole motive is selfish. – Praying for Money by Russell H. Conwell
  5. Afraid as well as being a liar and deceiver of women? – The Light That Lures by Percy Brebner
  6. Then He was either deceiver or deceived, and in either case has no right to my reverence and my love. – Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V) by Alexander Maclaren
  7. Do you really flatter yourself, oh, self- deceiver, that you in this way absolve your soul from the guilt? – A Desperate Voyage by Edward Frederick Knight
  8. The woman was either a wonderful actress or a more wonderful self- deceiver. – The Professor's Mystery by Wells Hastings Brian Hooker
  9. To save those lives there appeared to him but one sure method available, and that was to deceive the deceiver. – Rulers of India: Lord Clive by George Bruce Malleson
  10. The deceiver is sure to be overtaken by his own deceit. – The Eliminator; or, Skeleton Keys to Sacerdotal Secrets by Richard B. Westbrook