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Allure (the power to entice by charm) is considered to be an advanced word, according to the Barron's essential words for the GRE, which includes 800 college- and graduate-level words that frequently appear on the Graduate Record Exam.
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Definition of the noun allure
What does allure mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: allures
- the power to entice or attract through personal charm
Definition of the verb allure
What does allure mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: allured | alluring | allures
- dispose or incline or entice to
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Patient] I forced him [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Patient] [Proposition, object control with infinitive] I forced him to come [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Patient] into [Proposition, object control with -ing] I forced him into coming [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Patient] into [Proposition, not sentential clause] I forced John into the chairmanship
Force Verbs (with the same syntax): annoy, blackmail, bluff, bribe, bully, cajole, cheat, con, deceive, delude, draw, dupe, ensnare, entrap, flatter, fool, frighten, guide, harass, harry, hijack, hoodwink, hustle, influence, lure, manipulate, organize, panic, seduce, set, shame, shock, stimulate, talk, tease, terrify, trap, trick, wheedle.
- lexical domain: Communication - verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing
- synonym of allure: tempt
- more generic words: bid / invite = ask someone in a friendly way to do something
- entailment: appeal / attract = be attractive to
Alternative definition of the verb allure
- [transitive] To attempt to draw; to tempt by a lure or bait, that is, by the offer of some good, real or apparent; to invite by something flattering or acceptable; to entice; to attract.
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Allure is a fictional character from the film Wild East.
Allure is a U.S. women’s beauty magazine, published monthly by Conde Nast in New York City. It was founded in 1991 by editor in chief Linda Wells, who has been at the helm of the magazine ever since. A signature of the magazine is its annual Best of Beauty awards—accolades given in the October issue to beauty products deemed the best by magazine staff.
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Training Tessa (2016)
by Debra Doggett
“Allure is the promise of pleasure delivered through sight, through scent, through the calculated movements of the human body as it begins the dance ...
Essays on Culture and Legal Censure by Paul Kearns
social allure is a matter of debate, but as a matter of popular sociology2 it is sometimes alleged that artistic creation is understood in terms of some kind of magical process, which consequently. 1 A shorter precursor of part of this essay, on a ...
by South Dakota. Supreme Court
ineffectual; the only penalty for such (allure is that prescribed by said section, which is that the property not included shall not be exempt. Appeal from Municipal Court, Sioux Falls. .Hon. ALPHA M. ( lax, Judge. ' Action by the Drake Marble 81 ...
Olla Podrida, Potpouri, Salmagundi, Melange by William Hardcastle Browne
ALLURE. Lat. a bait. Synonyms — Lure, tempt, draw, seduce, captivate, win, persuade, entice, decoy, attract, coax, cajole, inveigle, lure. To allure is an external act, as prospect of ...
by John Petz
Adding to its allure is the fact that the movie "The Lake House" starring Keanu Reeves and Sandra Bullock. The house with glass walls was built especially for the movie and was taken down once filming was complete. However... during the ...
The Book for Dangerous Women (2012)
A Guide to Modern Life by Clare Conville
Allure is an ageless quality that combines sexuality with ancient wisdom, secret confidence, inner depth and the ability to remain still in a busy room. Contemporary ideas of beauty and the overexposure of models and actresses in newspapers ...
The Theatrical Gamut (1995)
Notes for a Post-Beckettian Stage by Enoch Brater
Theater being here & now, its base allure is that of life. Its stuff, uniquely for art, is living: its progression, haltings, alterings, its reversals, its alternates. This dispensation that is theater is a pocket, bracketed, parenthesis within which to ( literally) ...
The Wealth Code 2.0 (2013)
How the Rich Stay Rich in Good Times and Bad by Jason Vanclef
The allure is the exclusivity, almost country club feel, for investors with high account minimums, and the positive spin with which they promote performance fees. Performance fees are the fees paid for those returns a hedge fund makes over ...
The Husserl Dictionary (2012)
by Dermot Moran, Joseph Cohen
Allure, stimulus (Reiz) See also drive, instinct Husserl uses the term Reiz meaning 'allure' or 'stimulus' (originally found in nineteenth-century psychologists who referred to the stimulation of the nervous system) to refer to the kind of attraction ...
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
ALLURE', v. Allure', n. Allure'ment, Allur' eu ...
Encyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)
Miscellaneous and lexicographical, vol. 1
ALLURE', 1:. Fr. alleur , - allure,from the verb ALLURE'MENT, aller, to go; is a way or path: ALLUR'XNG.
Морской техническій словарь ... Polyglot Naval Technical Dictionary ... Dictionnaire Technique Polyglotte des termes de la Marine, etc. Pt. 1., livr. 1-5. Eng., Fr. and Russ (1863)
by Andrei Mikhailovich ENGEL
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In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, and Illustrated in Their Different Significations, by Examples from the Best Writers, to which are Prefixed a History of the Language, and an English Grammar by Samuel Johnson
To ALLURE. v. a. Lleurer, Fr. Mooren, Dutch; belaenen, Sax.
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These seven individuals are riding a peddled contraption intended to lure tourist to ride their way around town while the driver provides tourist information. Berlin, Germany
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The U.S has acquired reservoirs of goodwill around the globe over many years. But it is clear - from polling data and ample anecdotal evidence - that America is losing its allure in much of the world. (Lee H. Hamilton)
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Scrabble value of A1L1L1U1R1E1
The value of this 6-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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