Definition of double-dealer in English:

double-dealer

noun

See double-dealing

  • ‘What stinks worse is the concept that people don't suddenly turn into bad guys, or conceited double-dealers for just one case.’
  • ‘Gabriel turned out to be a shameless double-dealer.’
  • ‘Sure, he provided good intelligence on his trading partners in Havana, but he was also a double-dealer who was passing him who-knew-how-many secrets of ours.’
  • ‘His record as a double-dealer and unreliable source stretches back for decades.’
  • ‘Point this out to the other party, and perhaps the two of you can get together against the double-dealer.’

Pronunciation

double-dealer

/ˌdʌb(ə)lˈdiːlə/