Beguiling

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Beguiling Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • misleading by means of pleasant or alluring methods; "taken in by beguiling tales of overnight fortunes"
  • highly attractive and able to arouse hope or desire; "an alluring prospect"; "her alluring smile"; "the voice was low and beguiling"; "difficult to say no to an enticing advertisement"; "a tempting invitation"

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  • The Beguiling: Matt (2011-09-07). "Beguiling the Children". Torontoist. Retrieved 2011-12-22.  Riddell, Chris (2012-12-12). "2012 Hero: The Beguiling". Torontoist. Retrieved
  • The Beguiling of Merlin: The Beguiling of Merlin is a painting by the Pre-Raphaelite painter Edward Burne-Jones which was created between 1872 and 1877. The painting depicts a

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'Beguiling' example sentence in quotations


* Sick I am of idle words, past all reconciling, Words that weary and perplex and pander and conceal, Wake the sounds that cannot lie, for all their sweet beguiling The language one need fathom not, but only hear and feel. - George Du Maurier


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  • Ty Lawson will not be traded by Nuggets, according to reports
    Denver's beguiling point guard is off the market, apparently. Ty Lawson is unlikely to be traded by the Nuggets in advance of Thursday's NBA trade deadline , according to Chris Dempsey of the Denver Post and Yahoo!'s Adrian Wojnarowski . Lawson has been featured in the rumor mill owing to Denver's lottery status, the value of good point guards in t Read more on this news related to 'Beguiling'
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    Fimfárum Five beloved Czech cautionary fairytales are brought to life by veteran director Vlasta Pospíšilová in this beguiling puppet animation anthology. Read more on this news related to 'Beguiling'
  • Roses are red, violets are blue, now Dwarf Fortress can write poetry too
    Bay 12 Games, also known as the brothers Zach and Tarn Adams, is responsible for Dwarf Fortress, one of the most beguiling and inscrutable games around. In a long forum post from Jan. 30, Tarn Adams talks about the plan to augment the games' historical simulation with epic poems. Read more on this news related to 'Beguiling'

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