tending to delude; misleading; deceptive:
a delusive reply.
of the nature of a delusion; false; unreal:
a delusive belief.
verb (used with object), deplored, deploring. 1. to regret deeply or strongly; lament: to deplore the present state of morality. 2. to disapprove of; censure. 3. to feel or express deep grief for or in regard to: The class deplored the death of their teacher. verb (transitive) 1. to express or feel sorrow about; lament; […]
verb (used with object) 1. to expel (an alien) from a country; banish. 2. to send or carry off; transport, especially forcibly: The country deported its criminals. 3. to bear, conduct, or behave (oneself) in a particular manner. verb (transitive) 1. to remove (an alien) forcibly from a country; expel 2. to carry (an inhabitant) […]
verb (used with object), deposed, deposing. 1. to remove from office or position, especially high office: The people deposed the dictator. 2. to testify or affirm under oath, especially in a written statement: to depose that it was true. 3. Law. to take the deposition of; examine under oath: Two lawyers deposed the witness. verb […]
verb (used with object) 1. to place for safekeeping or in trust, especially in a bank account: He deposited his paycheck every Friday. 2. to give as security or in part payment. 3. to deliver and leave (an item): Please deposit your returned books with the librarian. 4. to insert (a coin) in a coin-operated […]