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allure

A popular, non-medical term for (sexual) attractiveness.
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Whilst Klemperer judges these movements perfectly, he never aggrandizes them or makes them too alluringly lyrical.
"Her quick-footed style has an alluringly cinematic energy, and even in a hurried tale, Oates packs more insights into human nature into one scene than most novelists can convey in an entire book." DONNA SEAMAN
I saw quality initiatives--so many quality initiatives--with such names as Quality First, the Nursing Home Quality Initiative, Advancing Excellence in America's Nursing Homes, all beckoning alluringly, even while the state survey process whirlpool grew ever larger.
But the Quattroporte is such an alluringly special car that you can forgive it anything.
The home and studio of portraitist Edward Chambre Hardman (1898-1988) at 56 Rodney Street contained all his work, his private and business papers, equipment (left) and most alluringly his idiosyncratic filing system that includes locks of hair so that assistants could colour by hand the black and white portraits to capture perfect likenesses.
Chateau des Eyssards (pounds 8.30,Sainsbury's) has an alluringly delicate aroma of apricots and orange blossom, with a clean acidity that prevents it from becoming cloying.
The young Jiang Ching was sweetly sung and alluringly acted by soprano Anna Christy.
"The real goal of the Earth Charter," says Maurice Strong, "is that it will in fact become like the Ten Commandments." Purposely drenched in alluringly loaded verbiage, the Earth Charter aims to create support for empowering the UN as a world government, while promoting neo-paganism as the new world religion.
A GODDESS with "bewitching, almond shape eyes" wearing "the skimpiest bikini she could find" rises from the Caribbean and steps alluringly onto a sun-kissed beach.
Halfway up, reached by steel walkways and steps, are the remains of a mural depicting alluringly full-bosomed ladies of the Court.
The only occasion he encountered defeat was in a Listed contest at Gowran Park when third to Alluringly. Nothing to be ashamed of in that.