Synonyms of lead someone on in English:

lead someone on

See UK English definition of lead on


1‘he knew she was leading him on’

deceive, mislead, delude, hoodwink, dupe, trick, take in, fool, pull the wool over someone's eyes, gull
ensnare, entrap, entice, allure, lure, beguile, inveigle, tempt, tantalize, tease, flirt with, seduce
informal string along, lead up the garden path, take for a ride, put one over on