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deceive
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

4 uses
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Definition
to lie to or mislead someone — occasionally to lie to oneself by denying reality
  • How is it that you have deceived me?
    Chapter 29 (14% in)
  • Honestly, I like Mademoiselle LeFarge, and I hate deceiving her.
    Chapter 14 (55% in)
  • "I'm afraid, dear lady, dear mademoiselle," he says, drawing out the word, "that you have been deceived.
    Chapter 21 (12% in)
  • "How can I when I've worked to deceive you!"
    Chapter 29 (14% in)

There are no more uses of "deceive" in A Great and Terrible Beauty.

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