lead to believe
This page is about the collocation lead to believe
collocation pattern: verb + verb
to encourage somebody to believe something, or to hint that something might happen
- Before the election, you led us to believe that you wouldn't raise taxes if you won.
- We'd been led to believe that if we worked for lower wages, we wouldn't lose our jobs.
A similar collocation is "lead sb to think (sth)"
If you've been led to believe something is true when it isn't, you've been
Contributor: Matt Errey