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beguiles

verb
present tense third-person singular of beguile

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1 to attract or delight as if by magic
  • the magician effortlessly beguiled and amazed the children

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2 to cause to believe what is untrue
  • beguiled her into believing that yet another worthless item would enhance her life

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3 to lead away from a usual or proper course by offering some pleasure or advantage
  • was beguiled by the promise of easy money as a drug dealer

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“Beguiles.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/beguiles. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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