Sentence Examples with the word Deceived

Murad was completely deceived by these crafty representations, and at once accepted the offer.

Paper money may deceive the ignorant, but nobody is deceived by tokens of base metal that have no value but merely jingle.

In 1845 the Moderates having deceived their Liberal allies, revised the constitution of 1837 and limited the freedom it gave.

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After the i3th Vendmiaire the royalists too, deceived in their hopes, were expecting to return gradually to the councils, thanks to the high property qualification for the franchise.

The Solomonic authorship has long since been given up: the historical setting of the work and its atmosphere - the silent assumption of monotheism and monogamy, the nonnational tone, the attitude towards kings and people, the picture of a complicated social life, the strain of philosophic reflection - are wholly at variance with what is known of the 10th century B.C. and with the Hebrew literature down to the 5th or 4th century B.C. The introduction of Solomon, the ideal of wisdom, is a literary device of the later time, and probably deceived nobody.

Her presentiment at the time had not deceived her--that that state of freedom and readiness for any enjoyment would not return again.

I think she's wrong; you deceived one another, and you are both going to have to forgive to have a future.

At first Cambon hoped to find in Bonaparte the saviour of the republic, but, deceived by the 18th Brumaire, he lived throughout the whole of the empire in peaceful seclusion.

Whether he deceived himself or not, he led President Kruger and the Boers to believe that Germany was prepared to go to almost any length in support of the Transvaal if any opportunity occurred.

So both those who knew and those who did not know deceived themselves, and pushed on to Smolensk as to a promised land.