So persuasive and widely accepted are these accounts of the role of sprezzatura in courtly display that there seems little point in challenging them, particularly since Javitch and Saccone offer such brilliant analyses of Fregoso's take on this dissembling
figure in book 2.
In our model, some taxpayers are better off by cheating (are not indifferent) because they have relatively lower psychic costs of dissembling
than do others.
Another no-brainer from the still dissembling
HE'LL decide who is the most humungous, dissembling
, hypocritical, deceitful, cheating faker.
Noting the fanfare surrounding the NHS Cancer Plan, the Commons science and technology committee said the Government was "dissembling
" to allocate funding to cancer care without taking "even the simplest precaution" to ensure the money reached its intended destination.The MPs also questioned if the Government had kept a promise to match charitable funding of cancer research by 2003, and said ministers still had "a long way to go" to meet the committee's own target that they spend at least pounds 200m a year on research.
He calls Barnum a "serial-hoaxer" in whose hands "poetic license was often a license to steal"; he stresses the showman's profitable deceptions and schemes," his "knack for making capital out of falsehood," and his "habitual dissembling
Bush thought he could keep on dissembling
until he got the nomination, but McCain, the feisty spoiler, began to lob mortars ("in coming" as they said in Vietnam) and forced Bush to move even further right.
And for dissembling
, I have not have had time enough to practice much deceit; my youth will witness for me, it is an art, not an inbred nature, and must be studied with pains, and watched with observation, before any can be master thereof.
He quit within minutes of a report accusing him of "dissembling
" before a Commons Committee.
JanMohamed demonstrates Wright's transcendence of racism through forms of "dissembling
" (297), for example, through reading literature and producing his own.
Gordon Brown was aware of it in his dissembling
"British jobs for British workers" false claim - but he and Labour were more interested in condemning real people as "bigots" if they raised the subject.