Examples of magnet in a Sentence
the giant theme park is a magnet for tourists to the area
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Liberty Motel in North Philadelphia was long a magnet for drug use and prostitution — until a local nonprofit decided to redevelop the site to serve the community.
SUBSCRIBE NOW Ranson, a public school in north Charlotte, hosts an International Baccalaureate magnet program.
Los Angeles Times Over and over in their decades-long war on smog, Southern California regulators have failed to use a powerful tool against ports, warehouses and other freight and logistics hubs that are magnets for air pollution.
The students, including those enrolled at the schools’ magnet programs, cast their votes during their lunch periods from March 26 to Thursday.
Back in the city, local police offer some reassuring words for would-be residents of the rue de Strasbourg, which, despite a big choice of fast-food outlets and bars, is still a magnet for drug-addicts and men on the look out for prostitutes.
However, the site still appears to be a magnet for adult services.
The expansion of career and technical education, often abbreviated to CTE, hasn't gotten as much attention in CMS as the focus on academic magnet programs.
Led by medal-magnet Hunter Wonders, Alaska skiers captured victories in four of the six mass-start freestyle races Friday at the U.S. Junior National cross-country ski championships.
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Origin and Etymology of magnet
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
Definition of magnet-
Origin and Etymology of magnet-
MAGNET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of magnet for English Language Learners
: a piece of material (such as iron or steel) that is able to attract certain metals
: something or someone that attracts people or things
MAGNET Defined for Kids
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