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allure

A popular, non-medical term for (sexual) attractiveness.
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Will you leave him to the allurements of the world and the devil?
He mentioned the beauties of his native country and asked us if those were not sufficient allurements to induce us to prolong our journey as far north as Perth, where he resided.
The young lady was not at all softened by these allurements, for she at once expressed her opinion, that Mr.
But much more frequently he is seduced from this great and important but distant interest by the allurement of present, though often very frivolous, temptations.
the salient feature of the pursuit being the allurement of the prey by an attractive bait.
A traditionalist, Simms created idealized heroes and heroines, and with regard to the "weaker sex" he followed the common path of other romancers, allowing his ladies to project "simultaneously the aura of innocence and of physical allurement.
Now my wife, our children and I are adopting Hinduism without any fear or allurement.
There are some suggestions that Yadav faced both allurement and threat from the Congress party, which promised him that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will go slow in disproportionate assets case against him if supported Mukherjee or else face a possible arrest and face another charge of using money laundering to purchase land in Australia in the past.
Such allurement especially involves absconding housemaids who run away from their sponsors to find better jobs on a higher salary.
The proposed law prohibits "conversion from one religion to another by the use of force or allurement or by other fraudulent means," and defines allurement as "any gift or gratification, either cash or kind.
5) Later, in an essay entitled "The Eurasian Allurement," Florovsky argued that the historical problem raised and illuminated by the Russian Revolution could never be solved by the political and Slavophile concerns of the Eurasians.
The whole universe is seen as unfolding in response to divine allurement.