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Synonyms for lead-astray

Verb

1. lead off, lead astray, corrupt, pervert, subvert, demoralize, demoralise, debauch, debase, profane, vitiate, deprave, misdirect
usage: teach immoral behavior to; "It was common practice to lead off the young ones, and teach them bad habits"
2. mislead, misdirect, misguide, lead astray, lead, take, direct, conduct, guide
usage: lead someone in the wrong direction or give someone wrong directions; "The pedestrian misdirected the out-of-town driver"
3. deceive, betray, lead astray, misinform, mislead
usage: cause someone to believe an untruth; "The insurance company deceived me when they told me they were covering my house"
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