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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  • Kate Middleton and Prince William Are Major Homeland Fans and "Got Very Excited" When Damian Lewis Showed Up Again
    President Barack Obama may not be the commander-in-chief of Homeland fans anymore. Beguiling plot twists be darned, apparently, Prince William and Kate Middleton are also really into the... Read more on this news related to 'Beguiling'
  • Modest Mouse Reveal New Track 'Lampshades On Fire'
    New album incoming... A strange, beguiling phenomenon, Modest Mouse at one point appeared to be on the verge of a major breakthrough. 2007’s full length ‘We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank’ won enormous critical acclaim, swiftly followed by a full international tour. Then nothing. Fans waited, and waited, and waited – now it seems that their patience i Read more on this news related to 'Beguiling'
  • Sony STR-DN850 offers performance and great value
    The Sony STR-DN850 has it all: sleek styling, bountiful features, and a beguiling mix of home theater brawn and musical refinement. Read more on this news related to 'Beguiling'

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