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English definition of “lead sb up the garden path”

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lead sb up the garden path

informal
to deceive someone: It seems as if we've been led up the garden path about the position of our hotel - it's miles from the beach!
Translations of “lead sb up the garden path”
in Chinese (Traditional) 欺騙,矇騙(某人)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 欺骗,蒙骗(某人)…
(Definition of lead sb up the garden path from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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