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leading on

verb
present participle of lead on

Synonyms & Antonyms of leading on

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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leading off

leading on

leading one down the garden path

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“Leading on.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/leading%20on. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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