attractiveness attractiveness  /ə ˈtræk tɪv nəs/


  1. (n) the quality of arousing interest; being attractive or something that attracts
  2. (n) sexual allure


  1. The creepy part has to do with how all people, not just drinkers, rate the attractiveness of minors.
  2. The combination of Palin's attractiveness as a candidate and her ability to expose liberals made her a celebrity among Republicans.
  3. HOTorNOT is a dating site that encourages you to rate, on a scale of 1 to 10, the attractiveness of potential mates.



  1. "The further improvement in our guidance reflects the attractiveness of satellite radio but maintains a cautious outlook for continued improvement in the economy," Karmazin said.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Mel Karmazin Source: Wall Street Journal

  2. "After just one year, .eu has become a well-established part of Europe's cyberspace," EU Information Society Commissioner Viviane Reding said in a statement. "This is a positive sign of the attractiveness of electronic commerce within the...
    on Apr 11, 2007 By: Viviane Reding Source: Reuters UK

  3. "A low-cost default fund has some attractiveness and some advantages," Mr Bowen said after the Association of Superannuation Funds lunch in Melbourne.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Chris Bowen Source:

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