Definition Of deludes
impose a misleading belief upon (someone); deceive; fool.
too many theorists have deluded the public
Example Of deludes
But I never let my personal loyalties delude me into thinking that the determination of winners is anything but arbitrary.
But yours is the soul of a poet: surely you are not deluded by this triumphalist charade?
I found it strange that for such a great news site you obviously have so many deluded readers!
I let her go without deluding her; it seemed to be the kindest thing to do, to let her continue to believe that I too had found someone else.
I say this in order that no one may delude you with plausible arguments.