Lure - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Lure.

ATTRACT
BAIT
COMEON
DECOY
ENTICE
SIREN
TEMPT
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ATTRACT
  1. exert a force on (a body) causing it to approach or prevent it from moving away; "the gravitational pull of a planet attracts other bodies"
  2. direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes; "Her good looks attract the stares of many men"; "The ad pulled in many potential customers"; "This pianist pulls huge crowds"; "The store owner was happy that the ad drew in many new customers"
  3. be attractive to; "The idea of a vacation appeals to me"; "The beautiful garden attracted many people"
  4. Drawn to, enticed.
BAIT
  1. lure, entice, or entrap with bait
  2. something used to lure fish or other animals into danger so they can be trapped or killed
  3. anything that serves as an enticement
  4. enticement
  5. harass with persistent criticism or carping; "The children teased the new teacher"; "Don't ride me so hard over my failure"; "His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie"
  6. attack with dogs or set dogs upon
COMEON
DECOY
  1. lure or entrap with or as if with a decoy
  2. something used to lure fish or other animals into danger so they can be trapped or killed
  3. a beguiler who leads someone into danger (usually as part of a plot)
ENTICE
  1. provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion; "He lured me into temptation"
SIREN
  1. eellike aquatic North American salamander with small forelimbs and no hind limbs; have permanent external gills
  2. an acoustic device producing a loud often wailing sound as a signal or warning
  3. a warning signal that is a loud wailing sound
  4. a woman who is considered to be dangerously seductive
  5. a sea nymph (part woman and part bird) supposed to lure sailors to destruction on the rocks where the nymphs lived; "Odysseus ordered his crew to plug their ears so they would not hear the Siren's fatal song"
TEMPT
  1. try presumptuously; "St. Anthony was tempted in the desert"
  2. dispose or incline or entice to; "We were tempted by the delicious-looking food"
  3. give rise to a desire by being attractive or inviting; "the window displays tempted the shoppers"
  4. try to seduce
  5. induce into action by using one's charm; "She charmed him into giving her all his money"
  6. provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion; "He lured me into temptation"
Clue Database Last Updated: 14/12/2018 9:00am

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