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  Definition of Lure
  1. something used to lure victims into danger
  2. qualities that attract by seeming to promise some kind of reward
  3. anything that serves as an enticement
  4. provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion; "He lured me into temptation"
Similar Words: bait, decoy, enticement, come-on, hook, sweetener, entice, tempt

 

Hyponyms: fisherman's lure, fish lure, ground bait, stool pigeon, hook, snare, seduce, call, stool, lead on, tweedle, decoy, bait

 

Part Meronyms: trap

 

Derivational Morphology: entice, tempt, decoy, bait, sweeten, hook, snare, addict, enticement, temptation, tempter, come-on, sweetener

 

Anagrams: rule

 

 
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