befooling


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be·fool

 (bĭ-fo͞ol′)
tr.v. be·fooled, be·fool·ing, be·fools
1. To make a fool of.
2. To hoodwink; deceive.
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Noun1.befooling - derision of someone or something as foolish or absurd or inconsistent
derision - contemptuous laughter
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It was as though my memories of all Jonathan's horrid experience were befooling me.
Islamabad -- A senior officer of Ministry of Petroleum and main accused in LNG Mega corruption scandal of Rs 20 billion ,Mubin Saulat has decided to flee from the country by befooling the government.
ISLAMABAD -- PMLN leader Rana Sana Ullah while berating special advisor to PM on information Firdous Ashiq Awan has said ' Firdous Amjid Baji to whom you are befooling that it is pro people budget while it is IMF budget.
LAHORE -- Punjab minister for information and culture Syed Samsam Ali Bukhari, slamming the scheduled meeting between PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and PML-N vice president Maryam Nawaz over lunch at the latter's Jati Umra residence, said it is aimed at befooling the masses.
He added that PTI needs to initiate serious steps for the creation of South Punjab and stop doing politics and befooling the people on the issue.
He said the housing society owners were befooling people by showing them the fake maps.
In Pakistan politics revolve around accusations, corruption, manipulation and befooling the public.
He said that those who were in assemblies for decades have failed to resolve the basic issues of the masses and now they are trying to take votes by befooling the masses on those issues which were created by them.
The minister said that Imran Khan was befooling people and he
Summary: Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Aug 22 (ANI): Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday hit out at Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and said that the latter is befooling the people by ensuring them a better future for the state.
11 -- According to sources, police-patrolling officers allegedly use some females who ensnare a person, impress him and by befooling him turn him into a scapegoat.
Islamabad -- A senior officer of Ministry of Petroleum and main accused in LNG Mega corruption scandal of Rs 20 billion, Mubin Saulat has decided to flee from the country by befooling the government.