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: to lead astray : misdirect
prejudice misguides our minds
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bamboozle, beguile, bluff, buffalo, burn, catch, con, cozen, deceive, delude, dupe, fake out, fool, gaff, gammon, gull, have, have on [chiefly British], hoax, hoodwink, hornswoggle, humbug, juggle, misinform, mislead, snooker, snow, spoof, string along, suck in, sucker, take in, trick
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14th century, in the meaning defined above
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