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baiting

adjective

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baiting

verb
present participle of bait

Synonyms & Antonyms of baiting (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to lead away from a usual or proper course by offering some pleasure or advantage
  • the investment scheme cunningly baits the greedy and the unscrupulous

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“Baiting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/baiting. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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