Pronunciation: (in-vā'gul, -vē'-), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/inveigle.html on line 77 [key]
—v.t., -gled, -gling.
1. to entice, lure, or ensnare by flattery or artful talk or inducements (usually fol. by into): to inveigle a person into playing bridge.
2. to acquire, win, or obtain by beguiling talk or methods (usually fol. by from or away): to inveigle a theater pass from a person.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.