Usage examples for beguiling

  1. I had always been extremely fond of fiction, and from boyhood had formed a habit of beguiling the solitary hours in weaving crude fancies around people who for any reason interested me. – Taken Alive by E. P. Roe
  2. I wished she hadn't that characteristic little turn of the head that was so beguiling! – Lady Larkspur by Meredith Nicholson
  3. Why I fancied your- your 'exiled scion of a noble house'- taught all the languages under the sun; including that used by the serpent in beguiling Eve! – At the Mercy of Tiberius by August Evans Wilson
  4. But to my surprise she introduced the subject of Wiggins immediately, and with laughter struggling for one of those fountain- like splashes that were so beguiling. – The Siege of the Seven Suitors by Meredith Nicholson
  5. She could actually affect to wink at them that she might gain her point, and have her amusement, and live for the hour, treacherously beguiling a hoodwinked pair to suppose her partially blind or wholly complaisant. – The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009