come-hither


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come-hith·er

(kŭm-hĭth′ər)
adj.
Seductive; alluring: a come-hither look.

come-hither

adj
(usually prenominal) informal alluring; seductive: a come-hither look.

come`-hith′er



adj.
sexually provocative: a come-hither look.
[1895]
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come-hither

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come-hither

[ˈkʌmˈhɪðəʳ] ADJ [look] → insinuante, provocativo

come-hither

adj (inf) she gave him a come-hither looksie warf ihm einladende or aufmunternde Blicke zu

come-hither

[ˌkʌmˈhɪðəʳ] adj (fam) a come-hither lookuno sguardo invitante
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O'Rourke, Joe Queenan, Tucker Carlson, James Lileks, Joseph Epstein, Jonah Goldberg, and Toby Young (who back in '97 included me in a roundup called "Horny Co-Ed Sluts Talk Dirty," about sexy young female Harvard grads who got undeserved book deals by writing first-person tell-alls with come-hither pictures of themselves on the jacket, only my book was a non-autobiographical parody of the Audubon Guide to North American Birds with no author photo on it, but so close).
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Indeed, the 24 million-strong North Korean masses are scarcely glimpsed in a movie that quickly settles into a kind of slapstick palace intrigue, with Kim's glowering security chief (James Yi) shooting dagger-like glances at the American interlopers while a pert propaganda minister (Diana Bang) throws come-hither ones Aaron's way.
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