Student Thesaurus

One entry found for deceive.
Entry Word: deceive
Function: verb
Text: to cause to believe what is untrue <he went to great lengths to deceive his younger brother about the nature of his new job at the mall>
Synonyms beguile, bluff, cozen, delude, dupe, fool, gull, have, hoax, hoodwink, humbug, misguide, misinform, mislead, snow, string along, take in, trick
Related Words cheat, chisel, defraud, fleece, gyp, hustle, rook, swindle
Near Antonyms debunk, expose, reveal, show up, uncloak, uncover, unmask; disclose, divulge, tell, unveil; disabuse, disenchant, disillusion; edify, enlighten
Antonyms undeceive