Thesaurus > Related Words: mislead

  Words related to mislead

Related / Similar Words: misinform, misdirect, misguide, lead astray

 

Definition:
  • give false or misleading information to;
  • lead someone in the wrong direction or give someone wrong directions; "The pedestrian misdirected the out-of-town driver";

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    Hyponyms: lie, beat around the bush, equivocate, tergiversate, prevaricate, palter, overstate, exaggerate, overdraw, hyperbolize, hyerbolise, magnify, amplify, sandbag, deceive, betray, lead astray

     

    Derivational Morphology: misleader, misinformation, misdirection

     

    Anagrams: misdeal

     

     
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