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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To cause (a person or animal) to approach by influencing the will or appealing to the senses.

Usage examples (32)
  • Verb (used with object), : They were enticed westward by dreams of gold
  • The female called enticingly; the wild game was running for his pleasure on the trails.
  • "I can tell that he does," she murmured enticingly.
  • Sometimes the quietness of such a life beckoned enticingly. for more
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