Meaning of “beguile” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “beguile” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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beguileverb [ T ]

us /bɪˈɡɑɪl/

literature to charm, attract, or interest, sometimes in order to deceive:

I had to show I was not beguiled by his good looks.
adjective us /bɪˈɡɑɪ·lɪŋ/

a beguiling smile

(Definition of “beguile” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)