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Synonyms for befooling

derision of someone or something as foolish or absurd or inconsistent

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Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Aug 22 ( ANI ): Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday hit out at Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and said that the latter is befooling the people by ensuring them a better future for the state.
They are trying to divert public attention by increasing high inflationary prices and befooling it," he added.
Nawaz Sharif is befooling public after using every tactic and is also speaking lie, but public will not become fool now.
He said that incumbent PTI led provincial government was befooling the masses on the name of change and in reality it (govt) was doing nothing for the development of the province.
Treasury benches and Opposition are befooling innocent masses by receiving aid through the KLB Act, which is a great threat to the sovereignty of the country," he said.
Shah went on to say that Sharif through rallies lambasting state institutions and is befooling people to prove his innocence which is nothing but extreme of his stubbornness and obstinate.
On the occasion Pir Muhammad Aslam said that he left the PTI because they were befooling the masses on the name of change and adding that the coming political gathering of ANP on November 10 will prove that Risalpur is the hub of ANP.
HYDERABAD -- Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf (PTI) Sindh senior executive vice president Haleem Adil Sheikh has said that the government is just befooling the growers of Sindh and buying more time as it is not serious to resolve the problems of farmers including sugarcane growers.
ISLAMABAD -- PTI chairman Imran Khan has said Sharif family is involved in corruption, money laundering and befooling the people, therefore, Sharif family should be awarded exemplary punishment
SAKHAKOT -- Tehsil Council Dargai member and ANP leader Irshad Khan Mohmand has said the contractors of change slogans done nothing for the betterment of the province and befooling the masses on the name of different attractive slogans.
Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said, 'Hollow and tall claims of restraint by Indian forces are aimed at befooling the common people and testifies that their lust for blood has not ended yet.
He added that agriculture department collecting CNIC cards from the farmers and saying that it will provide free seeds and urea to the farmers but they were only befooling the masses on it.
He said that PTI led KP government was befooling the employees from last one year and did not issue any notification regarding health insurance of Class-IV employees.
He criticized the provincial government that it was befooling the people on the name of change and in practical they doing nothing for improving the living standard of the masses.
PESHAWAR -- Political Tehsildar Landikotal, Khyber Agency Irshad Khan has banned befooling of newly admitted students in Landikotal and Khyber governemnt degree colleges.