Translation of "deceive" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

deceive

verb [ T ] uk /dɪˈsiːv/ us /dɪˈsiːv/

B2 to persuade someone that something false is the truth, or to keep the truth hidden from someone for your own advantage

欺騙,矇騙;隱瞞
The company deceived customers by selling old computers as new ones. 該公司用舊電腦冒充新機器欺騙顧客。
The sound of the door closing deceived me into thinking they had gone out. 關門聲讓我以為他們己經出門了。
→ Synonym trick verb
deceive yourself

to refuse to accept the truth

自欺欺人,欺騙自己
She thinks he'll come back, but she's deceiving herself. 她認為他會回來,實際上她是在自欺欺人。
deceiver noun [ C ] uk /dɪˈsiː.vər/ us /dɪˈsiː.vɚ/

someone who deceives people

騙子

(Translation of “deceive” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)