DUPLICITOUS [doo-PLIS-i-tuhs]: speaking or acting in two different ways to different people concerning the same matter


¬†Duplicitous is a devastating accusation aimed a person who is believed to have acted in a two-faced manner.¬† It is the intention of the speaker to present (himself) as agreeing with different people, even though those people are diametrically¬† opposed to each other in opinion. For instance, if a Member of Congress wants to gain […]