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English verb: delude

1. delude (social) be false to; be dishonest with

Synonymscozen, deceive, lead on

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)victimise, victimize

Narrower (hyponym)befool, betray, betray, cheat, cheat, cheat on, chisel, cuckold, ensnare, entrap, flim-flam, fob, fool, fox, frame, gull, hoax, humbug, play a joke on, play a joke on, play a trick on, play tricks, pull a fast one on, pull someone's leg, sell, set up, shill, trick, wander

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