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


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dou·ble-tongued a. Making contrary declarations on the same subject; deceitful.
 Syn: -- deceitful, double-faced, hypocritical, Janus-faced, two-faced.
    Likewise must the deacons be grave, not double-tongued.   --1 Tim. iii. 8.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      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 [syn: ambidextrous, deceitful, double-dealing,
             duplicitous, Janus-faced, two-faced, double-faced]