apt or tending to deceive:
The enemy’s peaceful overtures may be deceptive.
It looks like a curved line, but it’s deceptive.
likely or designed to deceive; misleading: appearances can be deceptive
(music) (of a cadence) another word for interrupted (sense 3)
adjective 1. capable of being decided. 2. Logic. (of an axiom, proposition, etc.) having the property that its consistency or inconsistency with the axioms of a given logical system is determinable. adjective 1. able to be decided 2. (logic) (of a formal theory) having the property that it is possible by a mechanistic procedure to […]
adjective 1. not decided or determined. 2. not having one’s mind firmly made up. noun 3. a person who is undecided: Are you still among the undecideds? adjective 1. not having made up one’s mind 2. (of an issue, problem, etc) not agreed or decided upon
noun, plural undecillions (as after a numeral) undecillion. 1. a cardinal number represented in the U.S. by 1 followed by 36 zeros, and in Great Britain by 1 followed by 66 zeros. adjective 2. amounting to one undecillion in number.
verb (used with object) 1. to make out the meaning of (poor or partially obliterated writing, etc.): to decipher a hastily scribbled note. 2. to discover the meaning of (anything obscure or difficult to trace or understand): to decipher hieroglyphics. 3. to interpret by the use of a key, as something written in cipher: to […]