inveigle one's way

idiom

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.

Learn More about inveigle one's way

Statistics for inveigle one's way

Cite this Entry

“Inveigle one's way.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inveigle%20one%27s%20way. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

Comments on inveigle one's way

What made you want to look up inveigle one's way? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Challenging Vocabulary Quiz Returns!

  • stylized drawing of woman pole vaulting across gap to get trophy
  • Which is a synonym of fuliginous?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!