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delude
American English: /dəˈlud/
British English: /dɪˈl(j)uːd/

Translation of delude in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • he deluded her with false promises
    la engañó con falsas promesas
    to delude somebody into -ingthey deluded him into believing that he had talent
    le hicieron creer que tenía talento

reflexive verb

  • to delude oneself
    engañarse
    don't delude yourself that she loves you
    no te hagas ilusiones or no te engañes pensando que te quiere
    desengáñate: no te quiere
    Example sentences
    • I'm always amazed that otherwise intelligent people are deluded into believing its truth.
    • In many ways it is even deluding people to believe in something that is not the case.
    • Those who tried to delude the people into believing that this was the last war were either fools or knaves, and he inclined to think that there were more knaves than fools.

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