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lead on

verb

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to lead away from a usual or proper course by offering some pleasure or advantage
  • a con man whose dupes are usually led on by their own greed and eagerness to turn an easy buck

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The first known use of lead on was in 1598

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“Lead on.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lead%20on. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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