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English definition of “lead sb a (merry) dance”

lead sb a (merry) dance

informal
to cause someone a lot of trouble, especially by getting them to do a lot of things that are not necessaryCheating and trickingPlotting and trapping
(Definition of lead sb a (merry) dance from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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