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Definición de “attract” en inglés

attract

verb [T]     /əˈtrækt/
to make people want to visit a place or find out more about something: attract visitors/audiences/fans The exhibition attracted over 10,000 visitors .attract interest/attention Fuel-cell technology has been around for 150 years , so why is it attracting attention now?attract sth from sb It was the biggest AIDS meeting ever , attracting 17,000 people from around the world .attract sb to sth They are trying to attract more holiday-makers to the area .
to make someone want to buy or invest in something: attract business/investment/funding They're trying to attract foreign investment in the region .attract sb to sth The high yen attracted investors to South Korean manufacturing shares .
to interest someone and make them want to do something such as join a company : I was attracted by the opportunity to work abroad .attract sb to sth What attracted you to this job ?
FINANCE if a product or investment attracts a particular charge , you have to pay that charge if you have the product or investment : Payments by credit card attract a 2% handling charge . The loan attracts a low rate of interest .
(Definition of attract verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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