Synonyms and Antonyms of deceive
- He went to great lengths to deceive his family about the nature of his new job at the mall.
do a number on, lead one down the garden path (also lead one up the garden path), pull one's leg, pull the wool over one's eyes
Synonym Discussion of deceive
- tried to deceive me about the cost
- I was misled by the confusing sign
- we were deluded into thinking we were safe
- was beguiled by false promises
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