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indirection(Deceitfulness), noun concealment of truth, cozenage, craft, craftiness, cunning, deceit, deviousness, dishonesty, disingenuity, dissimulation, duplicity, falsehood, falseness, fraud, fraudulency, guile, hypocrisy, improbity, insincerity, lack of candidness, lack of conscience, lack of prooity, mendaciousness, mendacity, obliqueness, obliquity, perfidiousness, perfidy, perversion of truth, pretense, slyness, underhandedness, untrustworthiness, untruthfulness
indirection(Indirect action), noun aberrance, aberrancy, circuitous action, circuitous route, circuitousness, circumflexion, circumlocution, crookedness, deviation, deviousness, digression, divagation, obliquation, obliqueness, obliquity, periphrasis, roundaboutness, straying, swerve, unstraightforrard action, zigzag
See also: corruption, deceit, deception, falsification, improbity, pettifoggery