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deceive
used in Queen of Babble

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Definition
to lie to or mislead someone — occasionally to lie to oneself by denying reality
  • Bright torches line the driveway, leading up to what appears to be—if my eyes are not deceiving me—the same house Mr. Darcy lived in in the A&E version ofPride and Prejudice .

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