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mis·lead·ing

 (mĭs-lē′dĭng)
adj.
Tending to mislead; deceptive.

mis·lead′ing·ly adv.

misleading

(mɪsˈliːdɪŋ)
adj
tending to confuse or mislead; deceptive
misˈleadingly adv

mis•lead•ing

(mɪsˈli dɪŋ)

adj.
tending to mislead; deceptive.
[1630–40]
mis•lead′ing•ly, adv.
mis•lead′ing•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.misleading - designed to deceive or mislead either deliberately or inadvertently; "the deceptive calm in the eye of the storm"; "deliberately deceptive packaging"; "a misleading similarity"; "statistics can be presented in ways that are misleading"; "shoddy business practices"
dishonest, dishonorable - deceptive or fraudulent; disposed to cheat or defraud or deceive

misleading

misleading

adjective
Tending to lead one into error:
Translations
مُضَلِّلٌمُضَلِّل، خادِع
klamnýzavádějící
vildledende
harhaanjohtava
varav
félrevezetõ
villandi, blekkjandi
誤解を招く
오도하는
klamný
zavajajoč
vilseledande
ซึ่งทำให้เข้าใจผิด
sai lạc

misleading

[mɪsˈliːdɪŋ] ADJengañoso

misleading

[ˌmɪsˈliːdɪŋ] adj [statement] → fallacieux/euse
deliberately misleading information → des informations volontairement fallacieuses
It would be misleading to say that we were friends
BUT Il serait erroné de dire que nous sommes amis.

misleading

adjirreführend; the misleading simplicity of his styledie täuschende Einfachheit seines Stils

misleading

[ˌmɪsˈliːdɪŋ] adjingannevole, fuorviante

mislead

(misˈliːd) past tense, past participle misˈled (-ˈled) verb
to give a wrong idea to. Her friendly attitude misled me into thinking I could trust her.
misˈleading adjective
a misleading remark.

misleading

مُضَلِّلٌ zavádějící vildledende irreführend παραπλανητικός engañoso harhaanjohtava trompeur varav fuorviante 誤解を招く 오도하는 misleidend villedende wprowadzający w błąd enganoso вводящий в заблуждение vilseledande ซึ่งทำให้เข้าใจผิด yanıltıcı sai lạc 令人误解的

misleading

a. engañoso-a, descaminado-a, erróneo-a.
References in classic literature ?
No intention of misleading you, madam, has ever crossed my mind," he rejoined warmly.
The net result seems to be that, though self-knowledge has a definite and important contribution to make to psychology, it is exceedingly misleading unless it is constantly checked and controlled by the test of external observation, and by the theories which such observation suggests when applied to animal behaviour.
You are an angel: I am not worthy of you, but I am afraid of misleading you.
Advertising sector watchdog ASCI upheld complaints against 31 misleading advertisements in December 2017, including those of Blue Star, Huggies, Magicbricks, Aava Mineral Water, Apollo Paints among others.
THE Advertising Standards Council of India ( ASCI) has upheld complaints against 74 campaigns for misleading ads, including big brands such as e- tail giant Amazon and FMCG biggies like Hindustan Unilver Limited ( HUL) , Reckitt Benckiser and Britannia.
Kreling of The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy found that potentially misleading claims are prevalent throughout consumer-targeted prescription and non-prescription drug advertisements on television.
Misleading the House of Commons is extremely serious and any MP who lies to the house must resign.
THE charges are serious: In order to win support for a controversial measure, campaign strategists make misleading statements to trick voters into thinking the measure they are supporting is the exact opposite of what they want.
Bush, the Media, and the Truth (Touchstone), they argue that Bush has mastered the Clintonian art of carefully crafting misleading statements that are technically true.
Ms Hughes resigned after giving misleading information about visas granted to would-be immigrants from Romania.
This article explains key prohibitions against false and misleading advertising by explaining how the SEC applies rule 206(4)-1, Advertisements by Investment Advisers, of the Investment Adviser Act of 1940.
Truthful information about consumer products and services helps consumers to make better informed decisions about buying and using those products; and, on the flip side, false and misleading information about products harms consumers.