alliciency

noun

Definition of alliciency

plural

-es

obsolete

  1. :  the quality or power of attracting :  attractiveness

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Origin and Etymology of alliciency

Medieval Latin allicientia from Latin allicient-, alliciens (present participle of allicere to allure, from ad- + -licere, from lacere to entice) + -ia -y — more at delight


First Known Use: 1646


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