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synonyms for deluding

  • ambiguous
  • deceitful
  • disingenuous
  • false
  • fraudulent
  • misleading
  • slick
  • sneaky
  • subtle
  • tricky
  • underhanded
  • unreliable
  • astucious
  • beguiling
  • bum
  • catchy
  • crafty
  • cunning
  • deceiving
  • delusive
  • delusory
  • designing
  • fake
  • fallacious
  • fishy
  • foxy
  • illusory
  • imposturous
  • indirect
  • insidious
  • lying
  • mock
  • oblique
  • off
  • phony
  • plausible
  • rascal
  • roguish
  • scheming
  • seeming
  • serpentine
  • shifty
  • slippery
  • sly
  • snide
  • specious
  • spurious
  • treacherous
  • two-faced
  • underhand
  • wily
  • ambiguous
  • deceitful
  • disingenuous
  • evasive
  • false
  • inaccurate
  • puzzling
  • wrong
  • beguiling
  • bewildering
  • confounding
  • deceiving
  • distracting
  • perplexing
  • casuistical
  • catchy
  • delusive
  • delusory
  • demagogic
  • fallacious
  • sophistical
  • specious
  • spurious
  • tricky
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antonyms for deluding

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  • aboveboard
  • forthright
  • frank
  • genuine
  • honest
  • open
  • real
  • reliable
  • sincere
  • true
  • trustworthy
  • truthful
  • valid
  • upright
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            How to use deluding in a sentence

            Now I have no further excuse for temporising, for deluding myself.
            THE CHILD OF PLEASUREGABRIELE D'ANNUNZIO
            Does not look like the Peace I have been deluding myself with, does it?
            A CONFEDERATE GIRL'S DIARYSARAH MARGAN DAWSON
            On the contrary, they will expose his true character and unmask his deception to the poor dupes whom he is cajoling and deluding.
            CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL. 4, NO 3, SEPTEMBER 1863VARIOUS
            So you seek refuge in the thought that he must be deluding himself and them, perhaps unconsciously.
            THE BOOK OF LIFE: VOL. I MIND AND BODY; VOL. II LOVE AND SOCIETYUPTON SINCLAIR
            His clothes were very good and his appearance still excellent, but it involved the trouble of deluding.
            SISTER CARRIETHEODORE DREISER
            We know that it is not from any intention of deluding the public.
            THE POLITICAL FUTURE OF INDIALAJPAT RAI
            Forever that haunting, deluding cry—the cry that had deluded since Guanahani that we called San Salvador.
            1492MARY JOHNSTON
            Four others to my knowledge stand ready to testify to this woman's uncanny power for deluding and defrauding.
            VICTOR OLLNEE'S DISCIPLINEHAMLIN GARLAND
            Many self-deluding souls set down their impatience with others' errors to a spirit of benevolence.
            THE SECRET OF A HAPPY HOME (1896)MARION HARLAND
            I hinted so to his friends two months ago, to make him leave off deluding himself, and being indiscreet, as he was.
            THE JOURNAL TO STELLAJONATHAN SWIFT
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            OCTOBER 26, 1985
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