from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Tending to mislead; deceptive.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Tending to lead astray; deceptive: as, a misleading theory.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Leading astray; delusive.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Deceptive or tending to mislead or create a false impression.
  • verb Present participle of mislead.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective designed to deceive or mislead either deliberately or inadvertently


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