Lure

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Lure Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • something used to lure victims into danger
  • qualities that attract by seeming to promise some kind of reward
  • anything that serves as an enticement
  • provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion; "He lured me into temptation"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • qualities that attract by seeming to promise some kind of reward ,
  • anything that serves as an enticement ,
  • something used to lure victims into danger

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Lure'


  • Lure: Lure may refer to: Lurë, a municipality in the Dibër district, in Albania Lurë National Park Lure, a commune in the department of Haute-Saône Lure
  • Lure, Haute-Saône: Lure is a commune in the Haute-Saône department in the region of Franche-Comté in eastern France. Lure is the third most populous town in the département
  • Bouhans-lès-Lure: Bouhans-lès-Lure is a commune in the Haute-Saône department in the region of Franche-Comté in eastern France. Communes of the Haute-Saône department
  • Topwater fishing lure: A Topwater fishing lure is a type of fishing lure, usually floating, that may be moved about the surface of water in order to attract and cause fish to
  • La Neuvelle-lès-Lure: La Neuvelle-lès-Lure is a commune in the Haute-Saône department in the region of Franche-Comté in eastern France. Communes of the Haute-Saône department
  • Vy-lès-Lure: Vy-lès-Lure is a commune in the Haute-Saône department in the region of Franche-Comté in eastern France. Communes of the Haute-Saône department INSEE
  • Frotey-lès-Lure: Frotey-lès-Lure is a commune in the Haute-Saône department in the region of Franche-Comté in eastern France. Communes of the Haute-Saône department INSEE
  • Arrondissement of Lure: cantons of the arrondissement of Lure are: Champagney Faucogney-et-la-Mer Héricourt-Est Héricourt-Ouest Lure-Nord Lure-Sud Luxeuil-les-Bains Mélisey
  • Lake Lure, North Carolina: Lake Lure is a town in Rutherford County, North Carolina, United States. In 2010 the town population was 1,192. Lake Lure was incorporated in 1927, and

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* The Moving Finger writes and, having writ, Moves on nor all your Piety nor Wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a Line, Nor all your Tears wash out a Word of it. - Omar Khayym

* It was a love of the air and sky and flying, the lure of adventure, the appreciation of beauty. It lay beyond the descriptive words of men-where immortality is touched through danger, where life meets death on equal plane where man is more than man, and existence both supreme and valueless at the same time. - Charles Augustus Lindbergh, Jr.


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