deceive - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate deceive

deceive is hyphenated as de-ceive

How to pronounce deceive

deceive is pronounced dɪ´s ēːv

Number of syllables in deceive

The number of syllables in deceive is 2

What part of speech in deceive?

deceive is a transitive verb

How common in the word deceive?

deceive is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does deceive convey?

Has a sentiment score of -3 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'deceive'

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Common collocations before 'deceive'

did, even, eye, first, going, has, know, may, part, play, think, truth, trying, want, will

Common collocations of 'deceive'

able, being, did, does, ear, even, eye, first, going, has, how, know, let, long, may, might, never, order, part, peculiar, play, power, seem, think, time, truth, trying, want, way, will

Words with similar spelling to deceive

declive, receive

Common Verb Collocations of deceive

attempt, be, believe, calculate, can, deceive, do, go, have, hope, intend, let, lie, make, may, mean, mislead, must, practice, practise, rise, shall, should, think, try, want, will, wish, use, Let

Common Conjunction Collocations of deceive

and, but, either, neither, nor, or, yet, Nor, So

Lists containing deceive

Words with similar spelling to declive
Words with similar spelling to receive
Synonyms of 'abuse'
Synonyms of 'bamboozle'
Synonyms of 'beguile'
Synonyms of 'betray'
Synonyms of 'blind'
Synonyms of 'bluff'
Synonyms of 'cajole'
Synonyms of 'cheat'
Synonyms of 'circumvent'
Synonyms of 'conjure'
Synonyms of 'debauch'
Synonyms of 'decoy'
Synonyms of 'defile'
Synonyms of 'deflower'
Synonyms of 'defraud'
Synonyms of 'delude'
Synonyms of 'despoil'
Synonyms of 'diddle'
Synonyms of 'disappoint'
Synonyms of 'disguise'
Synonyms of 'dodge'
Synonyms of 'double cross'
Synonyms of 'dupe'
Synonyms of 'elude'
Synonyms of 'equivocate'
Synonyms of 'evade'
Synonyms of 'exaggerate'
Synonyms of 'falsify'
Synonyms of 'fib'
Synonyms of 'finesse'
Synonyms of 'flummox'
Synonyms of 'foil'
Synonyms of 'foist'
Synonyms of 'fool'
Synonyms of 'force'
Synonyms of 'forestall'
Common Verb Collocations of appearances
Common Verb Collocations of astray
Common Verb Collocations of betrayed
Common Verb Collocations of believing
Common Verb Collocations of betray
Common Verb Collocations of blinded
Common Verb Collocations of cheating
Common Verb Collocations of cheat
Common Verb Collocations of cheated
Common Verb Collocations of deliberate
Common Verb Collocations of detectives
Common Verb Collocations of deceived
Common Verb Collocations of deceive
Common Verb Collocations of dazzled
Common Verb Collocations of deceiving
Common Adjective Collocations of deceived
Common Verb Collocations of elf
Common Verb Collocations of embracing
Common Verb Collocations of elect
Common Verb Collocations of err
Common Verb Collocations of fooled
Common Verb Collocations of frosted
Common Verb Collocations of feint
Common Verb Collocations of fatally
Common Verb Collocations of grandparents
Common Verb Collocations of glitter
Common Verb Collocations of glamour
Common Verb Collocations of gullible
Common Verb Collocations of grooms
Common Verb Collocations of grossly
Common Verb Collocations of hi
Common Verb Collocations of hollows
Common Verb Collocations of intent
Common Verb Collocations of inexperienced
Common Verb Collocations of intentionally
Common Verb Collocations of imaginable
Common Verb Collocations of imp
Common Verb Collocations of implanted
Common Verb Collocations of inquisitors
Common Verb Collocations of juryman
Common Verb Collocations of lied
Common Verb Collocations of leash
Common Verb Collocations of lusts
Common Verb Collocations of marrying
Common Verb Collocations of miserably
Common Verb Collocations of manipulate
Common Verb Collocations of massed
Common Verb Collocations of misled
Common Verb Collocations of mirage
Common Verb Collocations of mislead
Common Adjective Collocations of mislead
Common Verb Collocations of nimble
Common Verb Collocations of ourselves
Common Verb Collocations of ornament
Common Verb Collocations of overwrought
Common Verb Collocations of outwitted
Common Verb Collocations of outwit
Common Verb Collocations of oppress
Common Verb Collocations of overreached
Common Verb Collocations of outwitting
Common Verb Collocations of oppressing
Common Verb Collocations of overreaching
Common Verb Collocations of plagued
Common Verb Collocations of quieted
Common Verb Collocations of ruse
Common Verb Collocations of ruining
Common Verb Collocations of serving
Common Verb Collocations of serpent
Common Verb Collocations of speeches
Common Verb Collocations of tricked
Common Verb Collocations of unsuspecting
Common Verb Collocations of unwary
Common Verb Collocations of uninformed
Common Verb Collocations of unacquainted
Common Verb Collocations of uninitiated
Common Verb Collocations of uninviting
Common Verb Collocations of ungenerous