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entice

verb [T] uk   /ɪnˈtaɪs/ us  
to persuade someone to do something by offering them something pleasant: The adverts entice the customer into buying things they don't really want. People are being enticed away from the profession by higher salaries elsewhere. [+ to infinitive] A smell of coffee in the doorway enticed people to enter the shop.
enticement
noun [C or U] uk   /-mənt/ us  
One of the enticements of the job is the company car.
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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