Tuesday, July 19, 2005

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two-faced (tfst)adj.
Having two faces or surfaces.
Hypocritical or double-dealing; deceitful.
two-faced·ly (-fsd-l, -fstl) adv. two-faced·ness n.[Download Now or Buy the Book]
Source: The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth EditionCopyright © 2000 by Houghton Mifflin Company.Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
adj 1: 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, double-faced, double-tongued] 2: having two faces--one looking to the future and one to the past; "Janus the two-faced god" [syn: Janus-faced]

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