Examples and usage of DECEIVE
To better understand the meaning of DECEIVE, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word DECEIVE
"He is certainly planning to deceive us all"- The word/phrase 'deceive' was used by 'Rabindranath Tagore' in 'The king of the dark chamber'.
"In whichever aspect we deny him we deceive ourselves and incur a loss"- 'Rabindranath Tagore' has used the deceive in the novel Sadhana.
"One night, she managed to deceive the vicious vigilance of her family"- To understand the meaning of deceive, please see the following usage by Vladimir Nabokov in Lolita.
DECEIVE usage in Proverbs/Idioms
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Usage of "DECEIVE": Examples from famous English Poetry
"To deceive the hopes of man"
- This term deceive was used by John Fletcher in the Poem Hear, ye ladies.
"With lullaby your dreams deceive;"
- This term deceive was used by George Gascoigne in the Poem A lover's lullaby.
"No man can print a kiss: lines may deceive"
- This term deceive was used by Fulke Greville, Lord Brooke in the Poem Myra.