Dissembling

Antonyms of DISSEMBLING

Examples of usage:

  1. The deputy- governor seemed very angry, pretending that our coming was not with any good intent, but merely to discover their strength, insomuch that John Williams was in doubt they would have detained him: but the governor, who was now present, seemed not so rigorous, dissembling with fair words, and promised to give a pilot for Mokha, yet desired that one of our ships might stay for their supply; saying, that by the misconduct of former governors, the town had lost its trade, which he now wished to restore, and hoped we would make a beginning. "A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. VIII." by Robert Kerr
  2. They avowed that the King created infinite trouble by thus treating his affairs in one way with one set of councillors and in an opposite sense with the others, thus dissembling with all, and added that Philip was now much astonished at the dissatisfaction created in the provinces by the discrepancy between the French letters brought by Egmont, and the Spanish letters since despatched to the Duchess. "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete" by John Lothrop Motley
  3. Havre and Arenberg, dissembling their own wrath, were abused and insulted by the duke when they tried to pacify him. "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete" by John Lothrop Motley
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