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English definition of “misleading”


adjective     /ˌmɪsˈliː.dɪŋ/
B2 causing someone to believe something that is not true : misleading information / statements Adverts must not create a misleading impression .Dishonest misleadingly     /-li/ adverb A large sign misleadingly states : ' Escalator Works '.Dishonest
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