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English definition of “counterattraction”

counterattraction

noun [C] uk   /ˌkaʊn.tər.əˈtræk.ʃən/ us    /-t̬ɚ.ə-/
a place or type of entertainment that competes with another for visitors' or people's attention: Digital downloads are now a major counterattraction to cinemagoing.Attracting and temptingAttractiveSexual attraction
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