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Spanish translation of “attract”

attract

verb /əˈtrӕkt/
to cause (someone or something) to come towards
atraer
A magnet attracts iron I tried to attract her attention.
to arouse (someone’s) liking or interest
atraer
What was it that attracted you to him?
attraction /-ʃən/ noun the act or power of attracting
atracción
magnetic attraction.
something that attracts
atracción
The attractions of the hotel include a golf course.
attractive /-tiv/ adjective pleasant and good- looking
atractivo
an attractive girl She was young and attractive.
likeable; tempting
atrayente; interesante
She has an attractive personality He found the proposition attractive.
attractively adverb
de manera atractiva
an attractively decorated dining room.
attractiveness noun
atracción; atractivo
the attractiveness of the company as an employer.
(Definition of attract from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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