1. lead someone in the wrong direction or give someone wrong directions

- The pedestrian misdirected the out-of-town driver

Similar word(s): misdirect, misguide

Definition categories: motion, conduct, direct, guide, lead, take

2. give false or misleading information to

Similar word(s): misinform

Definition categories: communication, inform

Sentences with mislead as a verb:

- The preacher elaborated Satan's ways to mislead us into sin