mislead

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  • Nor is this the question between us, though we have been misled into it. Cited from The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Vol. 3 (of 4), ed. by T.J. Randolph
  • Let us follow the way it points out; it will not mislead us. Cited from Messages and Papers of Grover Cleveland, Ed. by James D. Richardson
  • So, he could also completely mislead a player by giving the wrong answer.
  • I suppose the other party has been misled in the same way. Cited from A Final Reckoning, by G. A. Henty
  • When they are wrong they mislead you, and when they are right they are no help. Cited from The Lost Naval Papers, by Bennet Copplestone
  • He knows that he is to be shot through the head if he misleads us. Cited from Roger Willoughby, by William H. G. Kingston
  • Her father said he misled her to keep her focused on training.
  • I should like to say, however, that you must not be misled by that. Cited from The Triumphs of Eugene Valmont, by Robert Barr
  • That would mislead David, although no doubt he would find them before the evening was over. Cited from Grace Harlowe's Junior Year at High School, by Jessie Graham Flower
  • You not only know it's wrong, but you misled me about it. Cited from A Hoosier Chronicle, by Meredith Nicholson
  • And he whom God shall mislead no guide shall there be for him. Cited from The Koran, Translated by J.M. Rodwell
  • We ought to do our best to mislead the enemy -- that is my plan. Cited from Napoleon And Blucher, by Louise Muhlbach
  • If so, my information will not be believed; it may be thought intended to mislead. Cited from Who Goes There?, by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  • And he knew he smiled because he had so completely misled her. Cited from The Cow Puncher, by Robert J. C. Stead
  • The native had misled them, and the surprise had been the other way about. Cited from With Steyn and De Wet, by Philip Pienaar
  • I tell him so, for I do not wish to mislead him. Cited from The Head Voice and Other Problems, by D. A. Clippinger
  • Far from it, but she thought it necessary to her project to mislead him on that point. Cited from Vellenaux, by Edmund William Forrest
  • We started alone: a man came after us and tried to mislead us in vain. Cited from Last Journals of David Livingstone, II (of 2), by David Livingstone
  • They are good people at heart -- only misled as to what is worth standing out for. Cited from On Christmas Day In The Evening, by Grace Louise Smith Richmond
  • When we started once more he misled us the second time and directed us into a deep canyon. Cited from Sixty Years of California Song, by Margaret Blake-Alverson
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Meaning of mislead

  • verb Lead someone in the wrong direction or give someone wrong directions
    The pedestrian misdirected the out-of-town driver