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attract

verb [T]
 
 
/əˈtrækt/
ENCOURAGE INTEREST B1 to make people come to a place or do a particular thing by being interesting, enjoyable, etc
çekmek, cezbetmek
The castle attracts more than 300,000 visitors a year. We need to attract more science graduates to teaching.Attracting and temptingAttractiveSexual attraction
attract attention/interest, etc B1 to cause people to pay attention/be interested, etc
dikkat çekmek, ilgisini çekmek, cezbetmek,
Attracting and temptingAttractiveSexual attraction
be attracted to sb B2 to like someone, especially sexually, because of the way they look or behave
birini cazibesine kapılmak, etkilenmek, cazip bulmak, sevmek, hoşlanmak
I was attracted to him straight away.Attracting and temptingAttractiveSexual attractionSexual attractionAttractive
MOVE If something attracts a substance or object, it causes it to move towards it.
çekmek, harekete geçirmek
Magnets attract metal.Describing movement towards
(Definition of attract from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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