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come–on

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noun \ˈkəm-ˌȯn, -ˌän\

Simple Definition of come–on

  • : something that a person says or does to try to start a sexual relationship with someone

  • : something that is done to get customers for a business

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of come–on

  1. 1 :  something (as an advertising promotion) intended to entice or allure

  2. 2 :  a usually sexual advance

1902

First Known Use of come–on

1902


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