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Definition of "misled" []

  • Past tense and past participle of mislead. (verb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "misled" in a sentence
  • "The customers' claim that the label misled them into buying the product meant they didn't get what they paid for, the court said."
  • "Viewers being 'misled' is in their brief where it relates to advertising or news bulletins, but In matters of science it is invariably the case that there are a range of views on any number of issues ..."
  • "Reading the opening paragraph and the title misled me to believe that I was going to learn something that I didn’t."