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allure

A popular, non-medical term for (sexual) attractiveness.
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So signal is the failure of all attempts to make this separation of the good from the tax, that the experiment would not be tried,--since to try it is to be mad,--but for the circumstance, that when the disease began in the will, of rebellion and separation, the intellect is at once infected, so that the man ceases to see God whole in each object, but is able to see the sensual allurement of an object and not see the sensual hurt; he sees the mermaid's head but not the dragon's tail, and thinks he can cut off that which he would have from that which he would not have.
Twice he had spent the night in a station-house; again and again he had found himself the dupe of ingenious and mercenary tricksters; his watch and money had been the price of one flattering allurement.
But being one day at Hull, where I went casually, and without any purpose of making an elopement at that time; but, I say, being there, and one of my companions being about to sail to London in his father's ship, and prompting me to go with them with the common allurement of seafaring men, that it should cost me nothing for my passage, I consulted neither father nor mother any more, nor so much as sent them word of it; but leaving them to hear of it as they might, without asking God's blessing or my father's, without any consideration of circumstances or consequences, and in an ill hour, God knows, on the 1st of September 1651, I went on board a ship bound for London.
Parrikar had said talking to the Times of India "Many terrorists are drawn into terrorism because of financial allurements.
The fact- finding report -incorporating details of the demolished temples and damaged idols that were shifted under a roof,and the allurements allegedly offered to the priests of various temples -would be sent to the national headquarters of RSS at Nagpur,sources said.
One day he was heard hurling choicest of abuses on his detractors in a sting operation and now faces the charge of trying to defame rival Bharatiya Janata Party by getting calls made to his own party lawmakers on the name of senior BJP leaders offering allurements to switch sides when BJP briefly mulled the option of forming a government in Delhi before agreeing for fresh polls.
That is one of the biggest allurements for his partially experimental clients from around the world.
Big operation is carried out by officers who pose as members of a criminal gang and win the suspect's trust with money and other allurements.
He said in fulfilling of the professional duties, a Judge not only has to withstand many temptations and allurements but also has to face many threats.
It is a young man's book, full of the joy of life, the allurements and satisfactions of the physical world, women's bodies, grilled lamb and alcoholic exaltation, even the delight of walking down a street in the evening "by way of the casino lined by tall palms, by huge trees and by fragrant blossoms .
Perhaps only those who have stood at the edge of suicide recognize this as one of its most exquisite allurements.
According to television reports, the commission will seek the opinion of various parties before making rules to regulate allurements in election manifestos.