Beguiling

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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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  • Kitty, Daisy & Lewis - Kitty, Daisy & Lewis The Third
    Their most diverse, beguiling and impressive release to date... After the slightly flimsy pastiche of their debut, Durham siblings Kitty, Daisy & Lewis (Durham being their surname, not where they hail from) struck gold with 2011’s gloriously effervescent ‘Smoking In Heaven’. The formula – glorious melodies, a rhythm section that can really swing and a flag Read more on this news related to 'Beguiling'
  • A very anime-ated Christmas party
    AN ARCHANGEL, a beguiling feline villain, a gorgon beauty turned beast, a sumo wrestler throwing salt, and a perky, wide-eyed Japanese anime character. Add in Superman and Superwoman— and what have you got? A very wacky post-Christmas get- together straight out of a comic convention! The concept was simple. But the execution was anything but. Read more on this news related to 'Beguiling'
  • The CCT funds
    THERE seems to be huge trouble beguiling the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT), or the euphemistically labeled 4 Ps, or Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program, administered by the Department of Social Welfare and Development. Read more on this news related to 'Beguiling'

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