Smooth Operator

Deceive (dĭ-sēv) v.

– To cause to believe what is not true; mislead

– To practice deceit

– To give a false impression

Inveigle (ĭn-vāgəl, -vē) v.

– To win over by coaxing, flattery, or artful talk

– To entice, manipulate

Obfuscate (ŏbkāt’) v.

– To make so confused or opaque as to be difficult to perceive or understand

– To render indistinct or dim; darken