What does the word inveigle mean?

Usage examples for inveigle

  1. " Because they want to inveigle you away- on the staff. – The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood by Arthur Griffiths
  2. " That one which was written to inveigle Sir Hubert to The Manor on the night he was murdered," replied Silver slowly, and suddenly raising his eyes he looked at her straightly. – Red Money by Fergus Hume
  3. There were plenty of witnesses of the kissing, and Jacob seemed doomed to heavy fines and the cat- o'- nine- tails, when crafty Sarah informed the Court that Jacob did not inveigle her, that she wished him to kiss her- in fact, that she enticed him. – Stage-coach and Tavern Days by Alice Morse Earle