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inveigle

  

      vb   tr; often foll by: into or an infinitive   to lead (someone into a situation) or persuade (to do something) by cleverness or trickery; cajole  
to inveigle customers into spending more     
     (C15: from Old French avogler to blind, deceive, from avogle blind, from Medieval Latin ab oculis without eyes)  
  inveiglement      n  
  inveigler      n  
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inveigle

  
  
allure, bamboozle     (informal)   beguile, cajole, coax, con     (slang)   decoy, ensnare, entice, entrap, lead on, lure, manipulate, manoeuvre, persuade, seduce, sweet-talk     (informal)   wheedle  

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