from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Tending to seduce; alluring.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Tending to seduce or lead aside or astray; apt to mislead by flattering appearances.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Tending to lead astray; apt to mislead by flattering appearances; tempting; alluring.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Attractive, alluring, tempting.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective tending to entice into a desired action or state


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