"beguile" Definition

  1. v. t. To delude by guile, artifice, or craft; to deceive or impose on, as by a false statement; to lure.
  2. v. t. To elude, or evade by craft; to foil.
  3. v. t. To cause the time of to pass without notice; to relieve the tedium or weariness of; to while away; to divert.

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Position in dictionary: 9507 of 111710 words.
Word Type: v. t., v. t., v. t.,
Words that start with "beguile": 4
Words that end with "beguile": 2
Words that contain "beguile": 6
Next words in dictionary: beguiled, beguilement, beguiler, beguiling, beguin, beguinage, beguine, begum, begun, behalf
Previous words in dictionary: beguard, begrudging, begrudged, begrudge, begriming, begrimer, begrimed, begrime, begrease, begrave

English Dictionary Definition of beguile

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