inveigle one's way

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Definition of inveigle one's way

formal
: to arrive (at a place or position) in a clever or deceptive way He inveigled his way into a position of authority.

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“Inveigle one's way.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inveigle%20one%27s%20way. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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