What does the word deceiver mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • One who deceives.

Usage examples for deceiver

  1. Then the son of the king of Tisean was thrown into prison, and the next day they put down a great fire, and the deceiver was burned to ashes. – Myths and Folk Tales of Ireland by Jeremiah Curtin
  2. I was never a self- deceiver, and I saw clearly through the shallow pretence of better hopes for the future- of kindness to Alice- of help to pursue the better course- his unswerving determination never to give up those habits of intimacy, which would give full scope for the exercise of his secret power. – Ellen Middleton--A Tale by Georgiana Fullerton
  3. I feel that I am a deceiver, and cannot bear it. – The House by the Church-Yard by J. Sheridan Le Fanu