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One entry found for beguile.
Main Entry: be·guile
Pronunciation: bi-primarystressgimacr(schwa)l
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): be·guiled; be·guil·ing
1 : to deceive by cunning means <was beguiled into thinking everything was all right>
2 : to draw notice or interest by charm <a beguiling manner> <it is the scenery that beguiles the tourists>
3 : to cause time to pass pleasantly <beguile the time by telling stories>
- be·guile·ment /-primarystressgimacr(schwa)l-mschwant/ noun
- be·guil·er /-primarystressgimacr-lschwar/ noun

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