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enticing

adjective

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enticing

verb
present participle of entice

Synonyms & Antonyms of enticing (Entry 2 of 2)

to lead away from a usual or proper course by offering some pleasure or advantage
  • every commercial seemed to be for some tempting snack specifically designed to entice me from my diet

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The first known use of enticing was in 1553

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“Enticing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/enticing. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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