verb (used with object), in·vei·gled, in·vei·gling.
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Origin of inveigle
OTHER WORDS FROM inveiglein·vei·gle·ment, nounin·vei·gler, nounun·in·vei·gled, adjective
Words nearby inveigle
Example sentences from the Web for inveigle
No, sir; the policy is to inveigle the people of the North into civil war, by masking the design in smooth and ambiguous terms.A Report of the Debates and Proceedings in the Secret Sessions of the Conference Convention|Lucius Eugene Chittenden
Thus the German princess always endeavoured to inveigle the friends of the people.
I have spent them in the company of villains, who, for some purpose of their own, are striving to inveigle me in their plots.Grif|B. L. (Benjamin Leopold) Farjeon
If I could only inveigle my tormentors into the trap, they might be caught there longer than they liked.The Passenger from Calais|Arthur Griffiths
After vainly trying to inveigle Locke into a fault, the government resolved to punish him without one.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay