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Definition of the noun allurement
What does allurement mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: allurements
- the power to entice or attract through personal charm
- the act of enticing a person to do something wrong (as an offer of sex in return for money)
Alternative definition of the noun allurement
- attractiveness, allure or charisma
- an enticement, inducement or bait
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Modern Times and Metaphysics by David Clarke
allurement is that of losing oneself in the past';33 Odysseus, tied to the ...
by Don Bates
For, allurement is the ultimate cause [b] of maladies and of the body, receptacle for maladies, [c] and the repudiation of all allurements [d] eliminates all maladies. In other words, medical thought and practice are based on a consistent ...
by Guy Parrish
This allurement is a double-edge sword: For many it has provided entertainment, yet ...
by Jose Joseph, L. Stanislaus
Allurement is a big factor which works at the root of the issue of domestic workers. Crafty agents move stealthily in the villages in search of willing girls, and give them a rosy picture of city-life, money in the hand, fashionable dress, ...
Crossing into the Mysteries of Nature and Psyche by Bill Plotkin
We live disconnected from the evolving earth community, but our deepest allurement is a rich, intimate participation in nature and the ongoing adventure of the Universe. In this stunningly original and inspiring guidebook, Bill Plotkin shows us ...
Spiritus Loci (2015)
A Theological Method for Contemporary Church Architecture by Bert Daelemans, S.J.
Allurement is a unifying concept in religious architecture, according to LindsayJones, The Hermeneutics of Sacred Architecture: Experience, Interpretation, Comparison (Cambridge, ma: Harvard University Press, 2000), vol.
Cultivating the Relationships We Need to Thrive by Carolyn Baker
Industrial civilization has endeavored to erase allurement by destroying our sense of being captivated by the universe and does so through the notion of the natural world as a resource. Yet allurement is an extraordinarily powerful force ...
dedicated by permission to His Highness the Rajah of Travancore by Benjamin Bailey
The art of bringing one over to one's side or interest, enticement, allurement, attraction. 2. subduing, overpowering, or obtaining of, by drugs, charms, incantations, &c. enchanting, charming. fU(J§\<&( Oo, (!
Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)
| ALLUREMENT, al-lure'ment, s. That which allures; any real or apparent good held forth, or operating as a motive to action; temptation; enticement. - To shun the allurement ...
With an Appendix Containing Various Useful Tables by Noah Webster
ALLUREMENT. Alli-gate, v. t. To tie or join together. , Al'li- ga'tion, ...
Abridged and Adapted to the Use of Schools; Containing Only the Roots of Words, and Those of Importance and Utility, and Omitting Derivative, Obsolete, Vulgar and Unusual Words by John Entick, Sir Richard Phillips, Thomas Browne (LL.D.)
a motive, incitement, allurement Indulge (in-dulge), v. a. to humour, gratify, oblige, fondle : v. n. to Indulgence (in-d»l'-gence), n. fondness, forbearance [be favorable Industrious ...
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Video shows what allurement means. Attractiveness; appeal, charisma.. An enticement, inducement or bait.. Allurement Meaning. How to pronounce, definition ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1L1U1R1E1M3E1N1T1
The value of this 10-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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