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string along

verb

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to cause to believe what is untrue
  • the student succeeded in stringing even his teachers along with his tales of family hardships

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The first known use of string along was in 1914

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“String along.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/string%20along. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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