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strung along

verb
past tense of string along

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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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“Strung along.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/strung%20along. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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