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Undeceive

Pronunciation of Undeceive
/ˌʌndɪsˈiːv/, /ˌʌndɪsˈiːv/, /ˌʌ_n_d_ɪ_s_ˈiː_v/

Synonyms for undeceive:

disenchant

disillusion.

Other synonyms and related words:

disillusion, disenchant, disabuse.

Usage examples for undeceive:

  • Ney and Macdonald vainly endeavoured to undeceive him respecting this impracticable design. - "Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, v12", Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne.
  • I could not undeceive him. - "Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands", Mary Seacole Commentator: W. H. Russell.
  • Indeed, she thought him most heroic and he made no effort to undeceive her. - "The Spinners", Eden Phillpotts.

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