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: Places Albania : Lurë , a municipality in the Dibër district, in Albania. Lurë National Park. France : Lure , a commune in the ...
  • Fishing lure: A fishing lure is a type of artificial fishing bait which is designed to attract a fish 's attention. The lure uses movement, vibration, ...
  • 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 ...
  • Lure (horse): Lure (foaled 1989) is an American Thoroughbred racehorse . Bred and owned by Claiborne Farm in Paris, Kentucky , he is a son of the ...

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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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