undeceive

[ uhn-di-seev ]
/ ˌʌn dɪˈsiv /
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verb (used with object), un·de·ceived, un·de·ceiv·ing.

to free from deception, fallacy, or mistake.

Nearby words

  1. undauntable,
  2. undaunted,
  3. undaunting,
  4. undead,
  5. undecagon,
  6. undecided,
  7. undecillion,
  8. undecipherable,
  9. undecisive,
  10. undeclared

Origin of undeceive

First recorded in 1590–1600; un-2 + deceive

Related formsun·de·ceiv·a·ble, adjectiveun·de·ceiv·er, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for undeceive

undeceive

/ (ˌʌndɪˈsiːv) /

verb

(tr) to reveal the truth to (someone previously misled or deceived); enlighten
Derived Formsundeceivable, adjectiveundeceiver, noun

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