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leads one down the garden path

phrase
variants: also leads one up the garden path
present tense third-person singular of lead one down the garden path

Synonyms & Antonyms of leads one down the garden path

to cause to believe what is untrue
  • The suspect led the cops down the garden path with a series of misleading phone calls.

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leads one down the garden path

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“Leads one down the garden path.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/leads%20one%20down%20the%20garden%20path. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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