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entice

verb [T]
 
 
/ɪnˈtaɪs/
to persuade someone to do something by offering them something pleasant: [+ to do sth] Supermarkets use all sorts of tricks to entice you to buy things.Attracting and temptingAttractiveSexual attraction
enticing adjective attracting you by offering you something pleasantAttractiveSexual attractionSmart and elegantAttracting and temptingAttractiveSexual attraction
Translations of “entice”
in Korean 유혹하다…
in Arabic يَجذِب, يُغري…
in French attirer…
in Turkish ayartmak, baştan çıkarmak, kandırmak…
in Italian allettare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 誘惑, 誘使, 引誘…
in Russian заманивать, соблазнять…
in Polish wabić, kusić…
in Spanish atraer, tentar…
in Portuguese tentar, seduzir, atrair…
in German locken…
in Catalan incitar, persuadir…
in Japanese (人)を~するように誘う…
in Chinese (Simplified) 诱惑, 诱使, 引诱…
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