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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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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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'Lure' example sentence in quotations


* 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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Lure Sample Sentences in News


  • 'Attractive jihadists lure UK girls'
    "Attractive" jihadist fighters can be "eye candy" to lure in British Muslim girls, a woman who was radicalised online tells BBC Newsnight. Read more on this news related to 'Lure'
  • YOUR MONEY-How much does it cost to lure your tween from electronics?
    "It is more and more challenging to find products for older kids that will engage them," says Stevanne Auerbach, a child development expert known as "Dr. Toy". At the annual Toy Fair in New York in mid-February, which fills two full floors of a giant convention center, you could walk miles down long aisles before finding toys for boys and girls Read more on this news related to 'Lure'
  • Attractive jihadis used as 'eye candy' to lure British girls
    Attractive men are used as eye candy to lure young British Muslim girls into adopting extremist ideology, a former woman extremist has claimed. The girl named as Ayesha, a false name to protect her identity, told the BBC that she was taught to see Britain as "our enemy" but now rejects that ideology. She was speaking in reference to three London schoolgi Read more on this news related to 'Lure'

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