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< Middle English deceyven < From Old French deceivre (Modern French décevoir) < Latin decipere (to deceive, beguile, entrap) < de- (from) + capere (to seize); see captive. Cf. conceive, perceive, receive.

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Infinitive
to Deceive

Third person singular
deceives

Simple past
deceived

Past participle
deceived

Present participle
deceiving

to Deceive (third-person singular simple present deceives, present participle deceiving, simple past and past participle deceived)
  1. To trick or mislead.

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