Translation of "deceive" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /dɪˈsiːv/ us /dɪˈsiv/ present participle deceiving, past tense and past participle deceived

to make someone believe something that is not true

The company deceived customers by selling old computers as new ones.

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


verb /diˈsiːv/

to mislead or cause to make mistakes, usually by giving or suggesting false information

engañar, defraudar, mentir
He was deceived by her innocent appearance.
deceive is spelt with -ei-.

(Translation of “deceive” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)