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v. al·lured, al·lur·ing, al·lures
To attract with something desirable; entice: Promises of quick profits allure the unwary investor.
To be highly, often subtly attractive: charms that still allure.
The power to attract; enticement.

[Middle English aluren, from Old French alurer : a-, to (from Latin ad-; see ad-) + loirre, bait (of Germanic origin).]

al·lure′ment n.
al·lur′er n.
al·lur′ing·ly adv.


[əˈljʊərɪŋlɪ] ADVde manera seductora, de manera atrayente


[əˈlʊərɪŋli] adv [smile, beckon] → de façon séduisante
alluringly beautiful → fascinant(e) par sa beauté
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Death seems the only desirable sequel for a career like this; but Death is only a launching into the region of the strange Untried; it is but the first salutation to the possibilities of the immense Remote, the Wild, the Watery, the Unshored; therefore, to the death-longing eyes of such men, who still have left in them some interior compunctions against suicide, does the all-contributed and all-receptive ocean alluringly spread forth his whole plain of unimaginable, taking terrors, and wonderful, new-life adventures; and from the hearts of infinite Pacifics, the thousand mermaids sing to them -- Come hither, broken-hearted; here is another life without the guilt of intermediate death; here are wonders supernatural, without dying for them.
Though all Ramballe's love stories had the sensual character which Frenchmen regard as the special charm and poetry of love, yet he told his story with such sincere conviction that he alone had experienced and known all the charm of love and he described women so alluringly that Pierre listened to him with curiosity.
Again partaking of a few mouthfuls of the unsavory flesh of Ska, the vulture, the ape-man arose with something of his old force and set out with steady gait toward the hills of promise rising alluringly ahead.
There on that old harbor shore the charm of story would linger; the wind would still whistle alluringly over the silver sand-dunes; the waves would still call from the red rock-coves.
And the Sunflower moved to the door and looked back alluringly.
Passion for power: which, however, mounteth alluringly even to the pure and lonesome, and up to self-satisfied elevations, glowing like a love that painteth purple felicities alluringly on earthly heavens.
The Mediterranean theme continued with a light pesto dressing on a handsomely-proportioned lemon sole, grilled just to the point where the flesh slips alluringly from the bone.
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His education and history is there for all to hear throughout Architect, which chucks indie pop, electronica and orchestral swooshes into the melting pot to produce alluringly smooth soundscapes to accompany his deft melodic touch.
that look deceptively like ours might, if viewed through a warped but alluringly dark prism.
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and stare at her greedily as she undressed slowly, alluringly.