Translation of mislead in Spanish:

mislead

engañar, v.

Pronunciation /mɪsˈlid//mɪsˈliːd/

transitive verb

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    engañar
    (court/parliament) inducir a error
    he looks harmless enough, but don't be misled parece inofensivo, pero no te dejes engañar
    • to mislead sb into-ing
    • he misled me into agreeing me engañó para que aceptara
    • she misled him into believing that she was a journalist le hizo creer que era periodista
    • One lesson he had learned from arguing against idealism is that the surface grammar of language can mislead us about the meaning of what we say.
    • That's wrong, most of all because it misleads people about their real options.
    • All this only scratches the surface of the ways schools use statistics to mislead parents and the public.
    • One is that you are misleading the person who receives it, since you are representing it as a genuine bill.
    • I agree with them that the evidence does not support the idea that they deliberately misled anyone.
    • And he should stop misleading the American people with phony, inflated numbers.
    • One person deliberately, by choice, misleads another person without any notification that deception will occur.
    • I'm worried that the strange lyrics paint a wrong picture of what life is and mislead young people.
    • Now if in fact it's not all new money, well, he's misled the Australian public.
    • They even publicly show false numbers to mislead readers and advertisers.
    • We learnt to be careful about our preconceived ideas misleading us, not making us critical enough.
    • I used to lie and I still lie really, not to mislead anybody but to entertain people.
    • What that tells me is that right now, whatever is being reported could be information to deceive and mislead people.
    • Public education and the media mislead us into thinking America is a just and fair country.
    • So it's really unfortunate when the Vice President plays politics like this and once again demonizes his opponents and misleads the American people.
    • Now that the story turns out to be a fake, do you go public with the names of the sources who misled you?
    • This fallacy misleads people, and morally, I feel we shouldn't use this method in an argument, because it isn't justified to take advantage of someone.
    • In other words, he is innocent of intentionally misinforming or misleading the audience.
    • The unspoken truth is that either as a people we were misled, or we were lied to, about the real reason for this war.
    • To the extent that you reduce fear, you reduce the emotional need among your people to mislead you.