the firm's representative claimed that the outside deal was a double-cross
A neat double-cross leaves him with a chip on his shoulder and a need to prove his innocence before he can return to the Core area of explored space.
In true gangster fashion, our hero plans a classic double-cross , but ends up underestimating at least one of his foes.
The cheapest double-cross really happens to us, the audience, as we slowly glean the truth.
Yet Singson seems most concerned about what he sees as a double-cross by an old friend he had carefully cultivated.
Only this Monday did the vibes from Dublin begin turning gloomy, the day on which I wrote my column in this paper throwing up the dread possibility of a great double-cross .
Having set up many clandestine meetings, he gained an insight into covert communication, while his conspiracy theorist tendencies make him a master of the literary double-cross .
There follows an entertaining romp round the docklands as Leo attempts a fishy double-cross .
The source may, more importantly, be double-crossing the spooks.
I hope this will change their mind about double-crossing me.