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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 dou·ble-faced /ˌdʌbəlˈfest/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dou·ble-faced a.
 1. Having two faces designed for use; as, a double-faced hammer.
 2. Deceitful; hypocritical; treacherous.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: (of fabrics) having faces on both sides; "damask is a
             double-faced fabric"
      2: 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
         [syn: ambidextrous, deceitful, double-dealing, duplicitous,
          Janus-faced, two-faced, double-tongued]