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Synonyms for deceive

be deceived by something or someone

Synonyms

  • be taken in by
  • fall for
  • swallow
  • take the bait
  • be made a fool of by
  • be the dupe of
  • swallow hook, line, and sinker

Synonyms for deceive

to cause to accept what is false, especially by trickery or misrepresentation

Synonyms for deceive

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- Carried out unauthorised financial services, including fund management, within and from the DIFC; - Actively misled and deceived investors in Abraaj funds over an extended period; - Misused investors' monies in various funds to meet its own operating and other expenses, which included payments to entities connected to some members of AIML staff, and to meet ever-increasing cash shortfalls.
'Now they have deceived the British people after continuously deceiving the Pakistani people through this massive corruption and money laundering,' she added.
"The Shehbaz Sharif family deceived the British people by continuously deceiving the Pakistani people through massive corruption and money laundering," she added.
Justice Sajjad Ali Shah remarked ' The female teacher deceived. She resigned from school job after three years.
Aderinto, a hairdresser, prayed the court to dissolve the marriage because Emmanuel deceived her into believing that he was a Muslim.
The Post could not reach any of the plaintiffs who had allegedly been deceived by Sovan and Sinat for comment.
Bappah Mura, a farmer-turned member of the sect who hails from Borno, said he was deceived into joining the group, only to realise that all they were told were lies, adding that he regretted all his actions while with the sect.
And Don Goodman claimed Gayle 'deceived the referee', appearing to leap over Forest defender Alexander Milosevic and contact seemed minimal.
And Don Goodman claimed Gayle 'deceived the Don Goodman referee', appearing to leap over Forest defender Alexander Milosevic and contact seemed minimal.
ISLAMABAD -- Former interior minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Ahsan Iqbal on Thursday while launching a tirade against the government said that Prime Minister Imran Khan deceived the masses by showing them false dreams.
what a tangled web you weave when you endeavour to deceive and by golly have we the British tax payer been deceived by our politicians.
FORMER prime minister John Major lashed out at Leave campaigners who "deceived" voters, saying their lies would never be forgiven or forgotten.
FORMER UK Prime Minister John Major lashed out at Leave campaigners who "deceived" voters, saying their lies would never be forgiven or forgotten.
The consumer protection service stated that the information provided, or lack thereof, "deceived or was likely to deceive the average consumer as to the existence of those characteristics, leading or possibly leading to a transactional decision which a consumer would not have otherwise taken."
Aiming the guns at Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan, Nawaz said the former had deceived the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.