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deceive

verb [T]
 
 
/dɪˈsiːv/
to persuade someone that something false is the truth; to keep the truth hidden from someone for your own advantage; to trick
欺骗,蒙骗;隐瞒
The company deceived customers by selling old computers as new ones.
该公司用旧计算机冒充新机器欺骗顾客。
The sound of the door closing deceived me into thinking they had gone out.
关门声让我以为他们已经出门了。
Cheating and trickingPlotting and trapping
deceive yourself to refuse to accept the truth
自欺欺人,欺骗自己
She thinks he'll come back, but she's deceiving herself.
她认为他会回来,实际上她是在自欺欺人。
Refusing and rejecting
deceiver
 
 
/dɪˈsiː.vər/ US  /-vɚ/ noun [C]
someone who deceives people
骗子
Dishonest peopleLies, lying and hypocrisyCheating and tricking
Translations of “deceive”
in Arabic يَخْدَع…
in Korean 속이다…
in Malaysian tipu…
in French tromper…
in Turkish aldatmak, düzen kurmak, hile yapmak…
in Italian ingannare, illudere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 欺騙,矇騙, 隱瞞…
in Russian обманывать…
in Polish oszukiwać…
in Vietnamese đánh lừa…
in Spanish engañar, defraudar, mentir…
in Portuguese enganar, iludir…
in Thai หลอกลวง…
in German täuschen…
in Catalan enganyar…
in Japanese (人)をだます…
in Indonesian mengecoh…
(Definition of deceive from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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