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allure

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of allure

  1. the power of irresistible attraction the nostalgic allure of America's Wild West still attracts vacationers to ghost towns Synonyms of allure charm, animal magnetism, appeal, attractiveness, captivation, charisma, duende, enchantment, fascination, force field, glamour (also glamor), magic, magnetism, oomph, pizzazz (or pizazz), seductiveness, witcheryWords Related to allure allurement, attraction, call, lure, seduction; agreeableness, darlingness, delightfulness, desirability, desirableness, niceness, pleasantness, pleasingness, sweetness; sex appealNear Antonyms of allure disagreeableness, distastefulness, obnoxiousness, offensiveness, unpleasantnessAntonyms of allure repulsion, repulsiveness


allure

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of allure

  1. 1 to attract or delight as if by magic was so allured by his sister's college roommate that before long he was asking her for a date Synonyms of allure charm, beguile, bewitch, captivate, enchant, fascinate, kill, magnetize, wile, witch [archaic]Words Related to allure disarm, draw, entice, lure, pull, seduce, tempt; delight, gratify, please; arrest, enrapture, enthrall (or enthral), entrance; appeal (to), interest, intrigue; beckon, court, invite, solicit, wooNear Antonyms of allure disgust, offend, repel, revolt; annoy, displease, irk; bore, tire, weary

  2. 2 to lead away from a usual or proper course by offering some pleasure or advantage allured by the promise of big bucks, he decided to have a go at a job on the trading floor of the stock market Synonyms of allure lure, bait, beguile, betray, decoy, entice, lead on, seduce, solicit, temptWords Related to allure draw in, inveigle, persuade, rope (in), snow; catch, enmesh (also immesh), ensnare, entrap, mesh, snare, tangle, trap; bewitch, captivate, charm, enchant, fascinate, magnetize, wileNear Antonyms of allure alert, caution, forewarn, ward (off), warn; drive (away or off), repulse, turn away



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