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One entry found for deceive.
Main Entry: de·ceive
Pronunciation: di-primarystresssemacronv
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): de·ceived; de·ceiv·ing
1 : to cause to believe what is untrue : MISLEAD <deceived the customer about the condition of the car>
2 : to use or practice deceit
- de·ceiv·er noun
- de·ceiv·ing·ly /-primarystresssemacron-vieng-lemacron/ adverb

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