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British English: /dɪˈsiːv/
American English: /dəˈsiv/

Translation of deceive in Italian:

transitive verb

  • 1 (lie to and mislead) to deceive somebody into doing
    raggirare qualcuno perché faccia o convincere qualcuno con l'inganno a fare qualcosa
    to deceive somebody into thinking that …
    far credere (con l'inganno) a qualcuno che o ingannare qualcuno facendogli pensare che …
    to be deceived
    (fooled) essere imbrogliato
    (disappointed) essere deluso
    to be deceived in somebody
    ingannarsi sul conto di qualcuno
    don't be deceived
    non farti ingannare
    don't be deceived by his mildness, good-humour don't be deceived by appearances do my eyes deceive me?
    i miei occhi mi ingannano?
    I thought my ears were deceiving me
    pensavo di non aver sentito bene, non riuscivo a credere alle mie orecchie
  • 2 (be unfaithful to)
    tradire (spouse, lover) (with con)

intransitive verb

  • he likes to deceive
    gli piace ingannare
    with intent to deceive
    con l'intento di imbrogliare, in malafede
    appearances often deceive
    l'apparenza spesso inganna

reflexive verb

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